Huernia kirkii N.E. Br.

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Huernia kirkii

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Near Palfrey's Store

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Status: Native
Succulent perennial with a very restricted distribution.
Derivation of specific name: kirkii: named after Dr John Kirk, who accompanied David Livingstone on his Zambezi expedition of 1858
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Worldwide distribution: Mozambique, South Africa, Zimbabwe.
Zimbabwe distribution: S
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Endemic status:
Red data list status: Data deficient
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Images last updated: Thursday 31 July 2014


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African Plant Database: Huernia kirkii
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Ispot Southern Africa : Huernia kirkii
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Kew Herbarium catalogue: Huernia kirkii
Tropicos: Huernia kirkii
West African Plants database: Huernia kirkii

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: Huernia kirkii., retrieved 24 May 2016

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