Tephrosia caerulea Baker f.
subsp. otaviensis (Dinter) Schreiber & Brummitt

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Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: caerulea: term used for various shades of blue, e.g. sky-blue or dark blue
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Botswana distribution: N
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Brummitt, R.K., Harder, D.K., Lewis, G.P., Lock, J.M., Polhill, R.M. & Verdcourt, B. (2007). Leguminosae Subfamily Papilionoideae Flora Zambesiaca 3(3) Pages 180 - 181.

Other sources of information about Tephrosia caerulea subsp. otaviensis:

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Flora of Caprivi: Tephrosia caerulea subsp. otaviensis

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

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: Tephrosia caerulea subsp. otaviensis.
https://www.botswanaflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=226490, retrieved 22 September 2023

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