Clutia monticola S. Moore
var. stelleroides (S. Moore) Radcl.-Sm.

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Synonyms: Clutia stelleroides S. Moore
Common names:
Status: Native
Hairless perennial herb, up to 60 cm, stems arising from a woody rootstock.
Notes: This variety is known only from the Himalaya range in Eastern Zimbabwe. The area is not protected and the species is under threat from degradation of the habitat.
Derivation of specific name:
Habitat: In sub-montane grassland.
Altitude range: (metres) 1375 - 1850 m
Flowering time:
Worldwide distribution: Zimbabwe only
Zimbabwe distribution: E
Growth form(s):
Endemic status: Endemic
Red data list status: Vulnerable
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Images last updated: Saturday 30 August 2008

Radcliffe-Smith, A. (1996). Euphorbiaceae Flora Zambesiaca 9(4) Pages 132 - 133. (Includes a picture).


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External websites:

African Plant Database: Clutia monticola
Biodiversity Explorer (Biodiversity of southern Africa): Clutia monticola
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Clutia monticola
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Clutia monticola
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Clutia monticola
Google: Web - Images - Scholar
GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network) taxonomy for plants report for Clutia monticola
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Clutia monticola
Ispot Southern Africa : Clutia monticola
JSTOR Plant Science: Clutia monticola
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Clutia monticola
Tropicos: Clutia monticola
West African Plants database: Clutia monticola

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: Clutia monticola var. stelleroides., retrieved 5 December 2016

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