List of endemics

Results from search for endemic or near-endemic taxa

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Family name Species nameEndemicFZ DivisionRed data
Fabaceae subfamily MimosoideaeAcacia chariessa EndemicW,C,SLR-lc
PassifloraceaeAdenia karibaensis EndemicNLR-nt
LamiaceaeAeollanthus viscosus Near-endemicE
OrchidaceaeAerangis verdickii var. rusituensis EndemicECR
OrchidaceaeAeranthes africana EndemicEEN
OrchidaceaeAeranthes parkesii EndemicECR
Fabaceae subfamily PapilionoideaeAeschynomene aphylla Near-endemicELR-nt
Fabaceae subfamily PapilionoideaeAeschynomene chimanimaniensis Near-endemicELR-nt
Fabaceae subfamily PapilionoideaeAeschynomene gazensis EndemicELR-nt
Fabaceae subfamily PapilionoideaeAeschynomene grandistipulata Near-endemicELR-nt
Fabaceae subfamily PapilionoideaeAeschynomene inyangensis Near-endemicELR-nt
RubiaceaeAfrocanthium ngonii Near-endemicEVU
ApiaceaeAfrosciadium rhodesicum Near-endemicE
LoranthaceaeAgelanthus lancifolius Near-endemic?E
SapindaceaeAllophylus chirindensis Near-endemic?EVU
AloaceaeAloe ballii var. makurupiniensis Near-endemicEVU
AloaceaeAloe ballii var. ballii EndemicEVU
AloaceaeAloe cameronii var. bondana EndemicE
AloaceaeAloe carnea Near-endemicC,E
AloaceaeAloe collina EndemicEVU
AloaceaeAloe hazeliana var. howmanii Near-endemicEVU
AloaceaeAloe hazeliana var. hazeliana Near-endemicEVU
AloaceaeAloe inyangensis var. kimberleyana EndemicE
AloaceaeAloe inyangensis var. inyangensis EndemicELR-nt
AloaceaeAloe munchii Near-endemicC,EDD
AloaceaeAloe musapana EndemicEDD
AloaceaeAloe ortholopha EndemicNVU
AloaceaeAloe perdita Near-endemicE
AloaceaeAloe plowesii Near-endemicEVU
AloaceaeAloe swynnertonii Near-endemicE
AloaceaeAloe tauri EndemicS
AloaceaeAloe wildii Near-endemicEVU
PortulacaceaeAnacampseros rhodesica Near-endemicW,C,E,S
OrchidaceaeAngraecum chimanimaniense EndemicEEN
AsteraceaeAnisopappus chinensis subsp. lobatus EndemicN,C,E,SLR-nt
AsteraceaeAnisopappus paucidentatus EndemicELR-nt
RubiaceaeAnthospermum ammannioides Near-endemicE
RubiaceaeAnthospermum vallicola Near-endemicE
PoaceaeAristida brainii EndemicWDD
PoaceaeAristida hispidula EndemicN,W,SDD
Apocynaceae subfamilies Asclepiadoideae and SecamonoideaeAsclepias fimbriata Near-endemic?EDD
Apocynaceae subfamilies Asclepiadoideae and SecamonoideaeAsclepias graminifolia Near-endemicELR-nt
AsparagaceaeAsparagus chimanimanensis Near-endemicE
Apocynaceae subfamilies Asclepiadoideae and SecamonoideaeAspidoglossum glabellum Near-endemicE
AsteraceaeAster chimanimaniensis Near-endemicE
AsteraceaeAthrixia fontinalis EndemicELR-lc
AcanthaceaeBarleria albostellata Near-endemic?N,W,E,S
AcanthaceaeBarleria aromatica EndemicN,W,E,SLR-nt
AcanthaceaeBarleria eylesii EndemicW,E,S
AcanthaceaeBarleria fissimuroides Near-endemicE
AcanthaceaeBarleria heterotricha subsp. mutareensis EndemicE,S
AcanthaceaeBarleria hydeana EndemicC
AcanthaceaeBarleria molensis EndemicC,SVU
PassifloraceaeBasananthe parvifolia EndemicEDD
OrchidaceaeBenthamia drummondii EndemicEVU
MelianthaceaeBersama swynnertonii Near-endemicELR-lc
AcanthaceaeBlepharis drummondii EndemicSDD
Apocynaceae subfamilies Asclepiadoideae and SecamonoideaeBrachystelma furcatum EndemicSDD
Apocynaceae subfamilies Asclepiadoideae and SecamonoideaeBrachystelma lancasteri EndemicCDD
Apocynaceae subfamilies Asclepiadoideae and SecamonoideaeBrachystelma punctatum EndemicW,CDD
Apocynaceae subfamilies Asclepiadoideae and SecamonoideaeBrachystelma richardsii EndemicN,W,CVU
OrobanchaceaeBuchnera androsacea EndemicCDD
OrobanchaceaeBuchnera chimanimaniensis Near-endemicE
OrobanchaceaeBuchnera granitica EndemicCVU
OrobanchaceaeBuchnera pusilliflora EndemicN,W,CDD
OrobanchaceaeBuchnera subglabra Near-endemicE
OrobanchaceaeBuchnera wildii Near-endemicE
OrchidaceaeBulbophyllum ballii Endemic?EVU
RubiaceaeCanthium oligocarpum subsp. angustifolium Near-endemicELR-nt
ApiaceaeCentella obtriangularis Near-endemicELR-nt
Apocynaceae subfamilies Asclepiadoideae and SecamonoideaeCeropegia sp. no. 1 Near-endemic?E
AsteraceaeCineraria pulchra Near-endemicELR-lc
PeraceaeClutia monticola var. stelleroides EndemicEVU
PeraceaeClutia punctata EndemicELR-nt
PeraceaeClutia sessilifolia Near-endemicEVU
RubiaceaeCoffea ligustroides EndemicEVU
ConvolvulaceaeConvolvulus ocellatus var. plicinervius EndemicN,C,E,SLR-lc
PoaceaeCraspedorhachis digitata EndemicC,SDD
CrassulaceaeCrassula alticola Near-endemicE
CrassulaceaeCrassula exilis subsp. cooperi EndemicN,E?DD
CrassulaceaeCrassula expansa subsp. fragilis var. suborbicularis EndemicEVU
Fabaceae subfamily PapilionoideaeCrotalaria collina Near-endemic?C,E,S
Fabaceae subfamily PapilionoideaeCrotalaria cupricola EndemicN
Fabaceae subfamily PapilionoideaeCrotalaria inyangensis EndemicC,E
Fabaceae subfamily PapilionoideaeCrotalaria phylicoides Near-endemicELR-nt
Fabaceae subfamily PapilionoideaeCrotalaria serpentinicola EndemicN
AmaryllidaceaeCryptostephanus vansonii Near-endemicE
BoraginaceaeCynoglossum inyangense EndemicE
BoraginaceaeCynoglossum wildii EndemicE
OrchidaceaeCynorkis anisoloba Near-endemicELR-nt
CampanulaceaeCyphia alba EndemicEDD
VitaceaeCyphostemma graniticum EndemicN,C,EDD
AmaryllidaceaeCyrtanthus rhodesianus Near-endemicN,C,ELr-nt
PoaceaeDanthoniopsis chimanimaniensis Near-endemicELR-nt
AizoaceaeDelosperma steytlerae EndemicE,SVU
CaryophyllaceaeDianthus chimanimaniensis Near-endemicEVU
AcanthaceaeDicliptera nyangana EndemicE
AcanthaceaeDicliptera serpenticola EndemicNVU
AcanthaceaeDicliptera syringifolia EndemicE
AsteraceaeDicoma niccolifera Near-endemicN,W,C,ELR-lc
IridaceaeDierama inyangense Near-endemicE
IridaceaeDierama plowesii Near-endemicE
OrchidaceaeDisa chimanimaniensis Near-endemicELR-nt
OrchidaceaeDisa zimbabweensis Near-endemic?E
MelastomataceaeDissotis pulchra Near-endemicE
MelastomataceaeDissotis swynnertonii Near-endemicELR-nt
ZamiaceaeEncephalartos chimanimaniensis Near-endemicEEX
ZamiaceaeEncephalartos concinnus EndemicSEN
LoranthaceaeEnglerina oedostemon Near-endemicE
PoaceaeEragrostis desolata EndemicELR-nt
PoaceaeEragrostis glischra EndemicN,WDD
PoaceaeEragrostis latifolia EndemicN
EricaceaeErica lanceolifera Near-endemicELR-lc
EricaceaeErica pleiotricha Near-endemicELR-nt
EricaceaeErica wildii Near-endemicELR-nt
EriocaulaceaeEriocaulon fuscum EndemicW
EriocaulaceaeEriocaulon matopense EndemicW,C,EDD
EriocaulaceaeEriocaulon wildii EndemicEDD
EriospermaceaeEriospermum cecilii EndemicEDD
EriospermaceaeEriospermum mackenii subsp. phippsii Near-endemicELR-nt
OrchidaceaeEulophia sp.no.1 EndemicNVU
EuphorbiaceaeEuphorbia acervata EndemicN,CVU
EuphorbiaceaeEuphorbia citrina Near-endemicE
EuphorbiaceaeEuphorbia confinalis subsp. rhodesiaca EndemicW,SVU
EuphorbiaceaeEuphorbia crebrifolia Near-endemicE
EuphorbiaceaeEuphorbia delicatissima EndemicN,C
EuphorbiaceaeEuphorbia depauperata var. tsetserrensis Near-endemicE
EuphorbiaceaeEuphorbia dissitispina EndemicSVU
EuphorbiaceaeEuphorbia fortissima Near-endemicN,WVU
EuphorbiaceaeEuphorbia gossypina subsp. mangulensis EndemicNLR-nt
EuphorbiaceaeEuphorbia karibensis EndemicN
EuphorbiaceaeEuphorbia memoralis EndemicNVU
EuphorbiaceaeEuphorbia rugosiflora Near-endemicEVU
EuphorbiaceaeEuphorbia tortistyla EndemicS
EuphorbiaceaeEuphorbia trichadenia var. gibbsiae EndemicN,W,C,E,SEN
EuphorbiaceaeEuphorbia wildii EndemicNLR-nt
ProteaceaeFaurea rubriflora Near-endemicE
AsteraceaeGeigeria schinzii subsp. sebungweensis EndemicNVU
IridaceaeGladiolus flavoviridis EndemicE
IridaceaeGladiolus juncifolius Near-endemicE
IridaceaeGladiolus zimbabweensis Near-endemicE
Apocynaceae subfamilies Asclepiadoideae and SecamonoideaeGomphocarpus tenuifolius EndemicN,W,C,E,S
AsteraceaeGutenbergia westii Near-endemicE
CelastraceaeGymnosporia matoboensis EndemicWLR-lc
OrchidaceaeHabenaria singularis EndemicN,C,ELR-lc
OrchidaceaeHabenaria subaequalis EndemicC,ELR-lc
OrchidaceaeHabenaria unguilabris EndemicNCR
ScrophulariaceaeHebenstretia oatesii subsp. inyangana EndemicEVU
AsteraceaeHelichrysum acervatum Near-endemic?ELR-lc
AsteraceaeHelichrysum africanum Near-endemicELR-nt
AsteraceaeHelichrysum chasei Near-endemicELR-lc
AsteraceaeHelichrysum graniticola EndemicW,CLR-nt
AsteraceaeHelichrysum inyangense EndemicE
AsteraceaeHelichrysum maestum EndemicEVU
AsteraceaeHelichrysum moorei Near-endemicELR-nt
AsteraceaeHelichrysum rhodellum Near-endemicELR-nt
AsteraceaeHelichrysum serpentinicola EndemicC
MalvaceaeHibiscus gwandensis EndemicSLR-nt
Apocynaceae subfamilies Asclepiadoideae and SecamonoideaeHuernia hislopii subsp. robusta EndemicN,W,CVU
Apocynaceae subfamilies Asclepiadoideae and SecamonoideaeHuernia longituba subsp. cashelensis EndemicEVU
Apocynaceae subfamilies Asclepiadoideae and SecamonoideaeHuernia occulta EndemicSDD
AcanthaceaeHygrophila mutica EndemicN,C
BalsaminaceaeImpatiens salpinx Near-endemicELR-nt
Fabaceae subfamily PapilionoideaeIndigastrum parviflorum subsp. parviflorum var. crispidulum EndemicWDD
Fabaceae subfamily PapilionoideaeIndigofera chimanimaniensis EndemicE
Fabaceae subfamily PapilionoideaeIndigofera longipedicellata EndemicEDD
Fabaceae subfamily PapilionoideaeIndigofera sebungweensis EndemicNDD
Fabaceae subfamily PapilionoideaeIndigofera serpentinicola EndemicN,C,SLR-lc
AsteraceaeInulanthera nuda Endemic?E
ConvolvulaceaeIpomoea verrucisepala EndemicN,EVU
PoaceaeIschaemum roseotomentosum EndemicW,E,S
ScrophulariaceaeJamesbrittenia carvalhoi Near-endemicELR-lc
ScrophulariaceaeJamesbrittenia fodina EndemicN,C,SLR-lc
ScrophulariaceaeJamesbrittenia myriantha EndemicN,W,CLR-lc
ScrophulariaceaeJamesbrittenia zambesica EndemicWCR
EuphorbiaceaeJatropha loristipula EndemicSDD
EuphorbiaceaeJatropha monroi EndemicC,SDD
AcanthaceaeJusticia hedrenii EndemicELR-nt
CrassulaceaeKalanchoe lobata EndemicN,EDD
CrassulaceaeKalanchoe velutina subsp. chimanimaniensis Near-endemicELR-nt
CrassulaceaeKalanchoe wildii EndemicW,C,SDD
VerbenaceaeLantana moldenkei EndemicN,W,C,E
LamiaceaeLeucas aggerestris EndemicNLR-lc
LamiaceaeLeucas hephaestis EndemicNVU
LinderniaceaeLindernia monroi EndemicN,W,C,EDD
LinderniaceaeLindernia syncerus EndemicN
OrchidaceaeLiparis chimanimaniensis EndemicELR-nt
VerbenaceaeLippia oatesii EndemicW,C,S
CampanulaceaeLobelia cobaltica Near-endemicELR-nt
CampanulaceaeLobelia lobata EndemicWVU
Fabaceae subfamily PapilionoideaeLotononis serpentinicola EndemicN,C,SLR-lc
Fabaceae subfamily PapilionoideaeLotus wildii Near-endemicE
CapparaceaeMaerua salicifolia EndemicNVU
EuphorbiaceaeMallotus oppositifolius var. oppositifolius EndemicECR
CelastraceaeMaytenus chasei Near-endemicEVU
EriocaulaceaeMesanthemum africanum Near-endemicELR-nt
EuphorbiaceaeMonadenium kimberleyana EndemicEDD
IridaceaeMoraea inyangani EndemicE
MyricaceaeMorella chimanimaniana Near-endemicE
EuphorbiaceaeNecepsia castaneifolia subsp. chirindica EndemicEVU
OrchidaceaeNeobolusia ciliata Near-endemicC,EVU
OrchidaceaeNeobolusia stolzii var. glabripetala EndemicEVU
AsteraceaeNicolasia pedunculata subsp. thermalis EndemicNDD
AsteraceaeNidorella resedifolia subsp. serpentinicola EndemicNLR-lc
OchnaceaeOchna glauca Near-endemicW,S
RubiaceaeOldenlandia cana Near-endemicE
RubiaceaeOldenlandia geminiflora Endemic?E
OleaceaeOlea chimanimani Near-endemicE
OliniaceaeOlinia vanguerioides Near-endemicN,W,C,E,S
Apocynaceae subfamilies Asclepiadoideae and SecamonoideaeOrbea umbracula Near-endemicN,E,SDD
RubiaceaeOtiophora inyangana subsp. parvifolia Near-endemicE
RubiaceaeOtiophora inyangana subsp. inyangana Near-endemicE
RubiaceaeOtiophora lanceolata Near-endemicE
AnacardiaceaeOzoroa longipetiolata EndemicNLR-lc
PoaceaePanicum kasumense EndemicW
PoaceaePanicum sabiense EndemicN,C,E,S
RubiaceaePavetta bridsoniae EndemicEVU
RubiaceaePavetta comostyla subsp. comostyla var. inyangensis Near-endemicELR-lc
RubiaceaePavetta comostyla subsp. comostyla var. comostyla EndemicELR-nt
RubiaceaePavetta gracillima Near-endemicE,S
RubiaceaePavetta umtalensis Near-endemicE
MalvaceaePavonia rogersii EndemicN,WDD
Fabaceae subfamily PapilionoideaePearsonia mesopontica Near-endemicE
Fabaceae subfamily PapilionoideaePearsonia metallifera EndemicN,CLR-lc
GeraniaceaePelargonium mossambicense Near-endemicE
RubiaceaePentas zanzibarica subsp. zanzibarica var. haroniensis EndemicE
AcanthaceaePetalidium aromaticum var. aromaticum Near-endemic?S
Fabaceae subfamily PapilionoideaePhilenoptera wankie├źnsis Near-endemicN,W,C
PhyllanthaceaePhyllanthus bernierianus var. glaber Near-endemicE
PhyllanthaceaePhyllanthus serpentinicola EndemicNLR-lc
RestionaceaePlatycaulos quartziticola Near-endemicE
OrchidaceaePlatycoryne affinis var. ecalcarata EndemicE
OrchidaceaePlatycoryne affinis var. affinis EndemicW,C,EVU
LamiaceaePlectranthus caudatus Near-endemicELR-nt
LamiaceaePlectranthus chimanimaniensis Near-endemicE
LamiaceaePlectranthus porphyranthus EndemicW,SLR-lc
LamiaceaePlectranthus sessilifolius Near-endemicE
PolygalaceaePolygala westii EndemicWDD
OrchidaceaePolystachya phirii EndemicSLR-nt
OrchidaceaePolystachya subumbellata Near-endemicEVU
OrchidaceaePolystachya valentina Near-endemicELR-nt
PortulacaceaePortulaca rhodesiana EndemicN,W,C,E,SDD
ProteaceaeProtea asymmetrica EndemicEDD
ProteaceaeProtea enervis Near-endemicELR-nt
ProteaceaeProtea wentzeliana Near-endemicEVU
Apocynaceae subfamily PeriplocoideaeRaphionacme chimanimania EndemicEVU
AnacardiaceaeRhus tenuipes EndemicW,C,E,SLR-lc
AnacardiaceaeRhus wildii EndemicNLR-lc
Fabaceae subfamily PapilionoideaeRhynchosia chimanimaniensis Near-endemicE
Fabaceae subfamily PapilionoideaeRhynchosia stipata Near-endemicELR-nt
Fabaceae subfamily PapilionoideaeRhynchosia swynnertonii Near-endemicE
Fabaceae subfamily PapilionoideaeRhynchosia totta var. elongatifolia EndemicN,C,E,SDD
LythraceaeRotala lucalensis EndemicN,WDD
RubiaceaeRytigynia sp. D EndemicEDD
OrchidaceaeSatyrium flavum Near-endemicEVU
OrchidaceaeSatyrium mirum EndemicEVU
AmaryllidaceaeScadoxus pole-evansii EndemicEVU
OrchidaceaeSchizochilus cecilii subsp. cecilii EndemicEVU
OrchidaceaeSchizochilus lepidus Near-endemicE
ScrophulariaceaeSelago anatrichota Near-endemicELR-lc
ScrophulariaceaeSelago goetzei subsp. ambigua Near-endemicEDD
ScrophulariaceaeSelago serpentina EndemicC,SVU
ScrophulariaceaeSelago swynnertonii var. leiophylla Near-endemicC,EDD
ScrophulariaceaeSelago swynnertonii var. swynnertonii Near-endemicELR-lc
ScrophulariaceaeSelago thyrsoidea var. austrorhodesica EndemicEDD
AsteraceaeSenecio aetfatensis Near-endemicEVU
RubiaceaeSericanthe sp. B (Chimanimani taxon) Near-endemicE
PedaliaceaeSesamum calycinum subsp. pseudoangolense EndemicN,W,C,E
Apocynaceae subfamilies Asclepiadoideae and SecamonoideaeSisyranthus rhodesicus Near-endemicE
Fabaceae subfamily PapilionoideaeSophora velutina subsp. zimbabweensis EndemicSDD
PoaceaeSporobolus mopane EndemicN
SapindaceaeStadmannia oppositifolia subsp. rhodesica Near-endemicE,SLR-nt
LinderniaceaeStemodiopsis eylesii EndemicNDD
GesneriaceaeStreptocarpus cyanandrus EndemicEDD
GesneriaceaeStreptocarpus grandis subsp. septentrionalis Near-endemicE
GesneriaceaeStreptocarpus hirticapsa Near-endemicE
GesneriaceaeStreptocarpus michelmorei Near-endemicE
GesneriaceaeStreptocarpus pumilus EndemicC,E
GesneriaceaeStreptocarpus umtaliensis Near-endemicE
ThymelaeaceaeStruthiola montana EndemicELR-nt
ThymelaeaceaeStruthiola rhodesiana EndemicELR-nt
LamiaceaeSyncolostemon flabellifolius Near-endemicELR-nt
LamiaceaeSyncolostemon oritrephes Near-endemicELR-nt
Fabaceae subfamily PapilionoideaeTephrosia chimanimaniana EndemicEDD
Fabaceae subfamily PapilionoideaeTephrosia elongata var. lasiocaulos EndemicW,EDD
Fabaceae subfamily PapilionoideaeTephrosia festina EndemicEDD
Fabaceae subfamily PapilionoideaeTephrosia longipes var. drummondii Near-endemicEDD
Fabaceae subfamily PapilionoideaeTephrosia rupicola subsp. dreweana EndemicSDD
Fabaceae subfamily PapilionoideaeTephrosia rupicola subsp. rupicola EndemicCDD
SantalaceaeThesium bundiense Near-endemicELR-nt
SantalaceaeThesium chimanimaniense Near-endemicELR-nt
SantalaceaeThesium dolichomeres Near-endemicELR-nt
SantalaceaeThesium pygmaeum Near-endemicE
EuphorbiaceaeTragia mazoensis EndemicNDD
MalpighiaceaeTriaspis dumeticola EndemicWDD
RubiaceaeTricalysia coriacea subsp. angustifolia Near-endemicE
CommelinaceaeTriceratella drummondii Endemic?SEX?
SterculiaceaeTriplochiton zambesiacus Near-endemic?N,W
AlliaceaeTulbaghia friesii EndemicE
AlliaceaeTulbaghia macrocarpa EndemicC
MeliaceaeTurraea fischeri subsp. eylesii EndemicWDD
Apocynaceae subfamilies Asclepiadoideae and SecamonoideaeTylophora sp.no.2 Near-endemic?E
RutaceaeVepris drummondii Near-endemicEVU
AsteraceaeVernonia accommodata EndemicN,C,E,SLR-lc
AsteraceaeVernonia bainesii subsp. wildii EndemicN,C,ELR-lc
AsteraceaeVernonia eylesii EndemicC,E,SLR-lc
AsteraceaeVernonia graniticola EndemicCVU
AsteraceaeVernonia muelleri subsp. muelleri Near-endemicELR-nt
AsteraceaeVernonia nepetifolia EndemicELR-nt
AsteraceaeVernonia rhodesiana EndemicN,CDD
Fabaceae subfamily PapilionoideaeVigna nyangensis EndemicE
SapotaceaeVitellariopsis ferruginea EndemicE,SLR-nt
CampanulaceaeWahlenbergia subaphylla subsp. scoparia Near-endemicE
VelloziaceaeXerophyta argentea Near-endemicELR-nt
VelloziaceaeXerophyta seinei EndemicW
XyridaceaeXyris asterotricha Near-endemicELR-nt
CucurbitaceaeZehneria scabra subsp. argyrea var. chirindensis EndemicEVU

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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: List of endemic species.
http://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/utilities/utility-display-endemics.php, retrieved 28 May 2016

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