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Bhattacharya, E., Bose, R., & Mandal Biswas, S. (2019). A comprehensive study on occurrence records of African neglected and underutilized weed species, Cleome gynandra L. (cat’s whiskers) validating the ecogeographical range expansion in West Bengal, India. Weed Biology and Management, 19(4), 129–134. doi:10.1111/wbm.12189 https://doi.org/10.1111/wbm.12189

Cleome gynandra L., commonly known as cat’s whiskers, is an erect, branched, annual herb, belonging to the family Cleomaceae. The species is thought to have originated in tropical Africa and Southeast Asia, and thereafter have spread to other tropical and subtropical countries in the Northern and So…

Joseph Friedrich Nicolaus Bornmüller
Bornmüller, Joseph Friedrich Nicolaus

* February 06, 1862 – December 19, 1948 †

Germany

Identified Asteraceae and collected Asteraceae

Identified Amaranthaceae and collected Amaranthaceae

William John Burchell
Burchell, William John

* July 23, 1781 – March 03, 1863 †

United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland

Identified Asteraceae and collected Asteraceae

Identified Phyllanthaceae

Faulkner, Helen

* June 1888 – January 26, 1979 †

United Kingdom

Collected Fabaceae

Identified Fabaceae and collected Fabaceae

Giess, Johan Wilhelm Heinrich

* February 21, 1910 – September 28, 2000 †

Germany; Namibia

Identified Asteraceae and collected Asteraceae

Identified Asteraceae and collected Asteraceae

Hinton, George

* 1882 – 1943 †

Identified Fabaceae and collected Fabaceae

Keay, Ronald William John

* May 20, 1920 – April 07, 1998 †

United Kingdom; United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland

Identified Fabaceae and collected Malvaceae

Identified Asteraceae and collected Asteraceae

Identified Araceae and collected Orchidaceae

Mociño, José Mariano

* September 24, 1757 – June 12, 1819 †

Mexico; Spain

Collected Asteraceae

Obermeyer, Anna Amelia

* July 30, 1907 – October 10, 2001 †

British Empire; South Africa

Identified Iridaceae and collected Iridaceae

Alice Pegler
Pegler, Alice

* July 21, 1861 – June 17, 1929 †

South Africa

Identified Polyporaceae and collected Asteraceae

Rudolf Schlechter
Schlechter, Rudolf

* October 16, 1872 – November 16, 1925 †

Germany

Identified Orchidaceae and collected Asteraceae

Schlieben, Hans-Joachim Eberhardt

* May 26, 1902 – July 14, 1975 †

Identified Orchidaceae and collected Fabaceae

William Campbell Steere
Steere, William Campbell

* November 1907 – February 07, 1989 †

United States

Identified Dicranaceae and collected Pottiaceae

Wilman, Maria

* April 29, 1867 – November 09, 1957 †

South Africa

Identified Fabaceae and collected Poaceae