Aerva javanica (Burm. f.) Juss. ex J.A. Schult.

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Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: javanica: of Java
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Botswana distribution: N,SW,SE
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Da Silva, M.C., Izidine, S. & Amude, A.B. (2004). A preliminary checklist of the vascular plants of Mozambique. Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 30 Sabonet, Pretoria Page 20.

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 20.

Townsend, C.C. (1988). Amaranthaceae Flora Zambesiaca 9(1) Pages 93 - 95. (Includes a picture).

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Flora of Malawi: Aerva javanica
Flora of Mozambique: Aerva javanica

External websites:

African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Aerva javanica
African Plant Database: Aerva javanica
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Aerva javanica
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Aerva javanica
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Aerva javanica
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iNaturalist: Aerva javanica
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Aerva javanica
JSTOR Plant Science: Aerva javanica
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Aerva javanica
Plants of the World Online: Aerva javanica
Tropicos: Aerva javanica
Wikipedia: Aerva javanica

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2014-24

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2024). Flora of Botswana: Species information: Aerva javanica., retrieved 20 July 2024

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