Psydrax obovata (Eckl. & Zeyh.) Bridson
subsp. elliptica Bridson

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Synonyms: Canthium obovatum Klotzsch
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Derivation of specific name: obovata: with obovate leaves
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Worldwide distribution:
Zimbabwe distribution: E
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Red data list status: Vulnerable
Insects associated with this species: Jana eurymas (Larval foodplant)
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Bridson, D.M. (1998). Rubiaceae, Part 2 Flora Zambesiaca 5(2) Pages 356 - 357.

Drummond, R.B. (1975). A list of trees, shrubs and woody climbers indigenous or naturalised in Rhodesia. Kirkia 10(1) Page 276. As Canthium obovatum


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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: Psydrax obovata subsp. elliptica., retrieved 21 January 2018

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