Lemna minor L.

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Daubs, E.H. (1965). A Monograph of Lemnaceae Illinois Biological Monographs 34 The University of Illinois Press, Urbana. Pages 21 - 25. (Includes a picture).

Haigh, A. & Boyce, P. (2012). Araceae Flora Zambesiaca 12(1) Pages 6 - 7. (Includes a picture).

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 126.

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Flora of Mozambique: Lemna minor

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Lemna minor
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Lemna minor
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Lemna minor
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Lemna minor
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Lemna minor
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Lemna minor
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GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Lemna minor
iNaturalist: Lemna minor
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Lemna minor
JSTOR Plant Science: Lemna minor
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Lemna minor
Kew Monocotyledon checklist: Lemna minor
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Lemna minor
Plants of the World Online: Lemna minor
Tropicos: Lemna minor
Wikipedia: Lemna minor

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2014-22

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2022). Flora of Botswana: Species information: Lemna minor.
https://www.botswanaflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=203670, retrieved 4 July 2022

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