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The identity of Eriosema nanum

C. H. Stirton
Bothalia | Vol 12, No 2 | a1396 | DOI: https://doi.org/10.4102/abc.v12i2.1396 | © 1977 C. H. Stirton | This work is licensed under CC Attribution 4.0
Submitted: 11 November 1977 | Published: 11 November 1977

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C. H. Stirton, Botanical Research Institute, Department o f Agricultural Technical Services., South Africa

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An examination of available evidence leads to the conclusion that  Eriosema nanum Burtt Davy must be regarded as a synonym of E. ellipticifolium Schinz. The relationship between E. ellipticifolium and  E. uniflorum Burtt Davy is discussed.


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