Hymenocardia acida Tul.
var. mollis (Pax) Radcl.-Sm.

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Synonyms: Hymenocardia mollis Pax
Common names:
Status: Native
See var. acida for general description. This variety is distinguished by the pubescent fruits and the often pubescent undersides of the leaves.
Derivation of specific name:
Altitude range: (metres) Up to 1740 m
Flowering time:Oct - Dec
Worldwide distribution: Rwanda, DRC, Tanzania to Zimbabwe and Mozambique.
Zimbabwe distribution: C,E
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Endemic status:
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Images last updated: Thursday 29 January 2009

Radcliffe-Smith, A. (1996). Euphorbiaceae Flora Zambesiaca 9(4) Pages 116 - 117.


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African Plant Database: Hymenocardia acida
Biodiversity Explorer (Biodiversity of southern Africa): Hymenocardia acida
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Flora Zambesiaca web site: Hymenocardia acida
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GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network) taxonomy for plants report for Hymenocardia acida
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Hymenocardia acida
Ispot Southern Africa : Hymenocardia acida
JSTOR Plant Science: Hymenocardia acida
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Hymenocardia acida
Tropicos: Hymenocardia acida
West African Plants database: Hymenocardia acida

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-16

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2016). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Hymenocardia acida var. mollis.
http://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=134520, retrieved 26 May 2016

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