Dovyalis macrocalyx (Oliv.) Warb.

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Dovyalis macrocalyx

Photo: Tongai Castigo
Nhandare River near Vila Gorongosa

Dovyalis macrocalyx

Photo: Tongai Castigo
Nhandare River near Vila Gorongosa

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Common names:
Derivation of specific name: macrocalyx: with a large calyx
Altitude range: (metres)
Flowering time:
Worldwide distribution:
Zimbabwe distribution: E
Growth form(s): Tree, shrub over 2 m.
Endemic status:
Red data list status:
Insects associated with this species: Phalanta phalantha aethiopica (Food plant)
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Drummond, R.B. (1975). A list of trees, shrubs and woody climbers indigenous or naturalised in Rhodesia. Kirkia 10(1) Page 261.

Strugnell, A.M. (2006). A Checklist of the Spermatophytes of Mount Mulanje, Malawi Scripta Botanica Belgica 34 National Botanic Garden of Belgium Page 104.


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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: Dovyalis macrocalyx., retrieved 29 May 2016

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