Olea capensis L.
subsp. macrocarpa (C.H. Wright) I. Verd.

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Synonyms: Olea hochstetteri Baker
Olea laurifolia Lam.
Olea macrocarpa C.H. Wright
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Derivation of specific name: capensis: of the Cape
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Zimbabwe distribution: C,E
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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 267.

Green, P.S. (2002). A Revision of Olea L. (Oleaceae) Kew Bulletin 57(1) Pages 108 - 110.

Kupicha, F.K. (1983). Oleaceae Flora Zambesiaca 7(1) Pages 324 - 327. as Olea capensis

Mapaura, A. & Timberlake, J. (eds) (2004). A checklist of Zimbabwean vascular plants Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 33 Sabonet, Pretoria and Harare Page 65.

Strugnell, A.M. (2006). A Checklist of the Spermatophytes of Mount Mulanje, Malawi Scripta Botanica Belgica 34 National Botanic Garden of Belgium Page 129.


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Flora of Malawi: Olea capensis subsp. macrocarpa
Flora of Mozambique: Olea capensis subsp. macrocarpa
Flora of Zambia: Olea capensis subsp. macrocarpa

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Olea capensis
African Plant Database: Olea capensis
Biodiversity Explorer (Biodiversity of southern Africa): Olea capensis
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Flora Zambesiaca web site: Olea capensis
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IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Olea capensis
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JSTOR Plant Science: Olea capensis
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Olea capensis
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Olea capensis
The Plant List (version 1.1): Olea capensis
Tropicos: Olea capensis

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-18

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2018). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Olea capensis subsp. macrocarpa.
http://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=144150, retrieved 19 January 2018

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