Lapeirousia littoralis Baker

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Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: Angola, Botswana, Namibia and South Africa.
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Botswana distribution: SE
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Goldblatt, P. (1990). Systematics of Lapeirousia (Iridaceae–Ixioideae) in Tropical Africa Annals of the Missouri Botanical Garden 77(3) Pages 476 - 480. As Lapeirousia littoralis subsp. littoralis

Goldblatt, P. (1993). Iridaceae Flora Zambesiaca 12(4) Pages 38 - 39. As Lapeirousia littoralis subsp. littoralis

Goldblatt, P. & Manning, J.C. (2015). Systematics and Biology of Lapeirousia, Codonorhiza, Psilosiphon and Schizorhiza in Southern Africa Strelitzia 35 South African National Biodiversity Institute, Pretoria Pages 57 - 60.

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 125. As Lapeirousia littoralis subsp. littoralis

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

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2014-21

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2021). Flora of Botswana: Species information: Lapeirousia littoralis., retrieved 28 September 2021

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