Dicoma capensis L.

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Common names:
Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: capensis: of the Cape
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Worldwide distribution:
Botswana distribution: SW
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Pope, G.V. (1992). Compositae Flora Zambesiaca 6(1) Pages 41 - 42.

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 32.

Wild, H. (1972). The Compositae of the Flora Zambesiaca area. 3. Mutisieae. Kirkia 8(2) Page 185.

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External websites:

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

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: Dicoma capensis.
https://www.botswanaflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=219970, retrieved 29 March 2023

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