Cynanchum mossambicense K. Schum.

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Cynanchum mossambicense

Photo: Bart Wursten
SRGH

Cynanchum mossambicense

Photo: Bart Wursten
SRGH

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Status: Native
Description:
Perennial twining herb. Stems with milky latex. Leaves opposite ovate-triangular, broadly cordate at the base. Flowers in axillary pseudo-umbels.
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Derivation of specific name: mossambicense: of Mozambique
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Zimbabwe distribution: N,S
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Images last updated: Monday 3 August 2009
Literature:

Bandeira, S., Bolnick, D. & Barbosa, F. (2007). Wild Flowers of Southern Mozambique Universidade Eduardo Mondlane, Maputo, Mozambique Page 116. (Includes a picture).

Binns, B. (1968). A First Check List of the Herbaceous Flora of Malawi The Government Printer, Zomba, Malawi Page 20. Also as Cynanchum complexum


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Flora of Malawi: Cynanchum mossambicense
Flora of Mozambique: Cynanchum mossambicense

External websites:

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


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: Cynanchum mossambicense.
http://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=145990, retrieved 25 August 2016

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