Aldrovanda vesiculosa L.

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Status: Native
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Botswana distribution: N
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Laundon, J.R. (1978). Droseraceae Flora Zambesiaca 4 Pages 62 - 63. (Includes a picture).

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 54.

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Aldrovanda vesiculosa
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Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Aldrovanda vesiculosa
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Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2014-23

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2023). Flora of Botswana: Species information: Aldrovanda vesiculosa., retrieved 28 May 2023

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