Viscum goetzei Engl.

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Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: goetzei: after Walter Goetze (1872-1899), German naturalist, explorer, photographer and collector of botanical and zoological specimens in Tanzania.
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Zimbabwe distribution: E
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Burrows, J.E. & Willis, C.K. (eds) (2005). Plants of the Nyika Plateau Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 31 SABONET, Pretoria Page 283.

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 83.

Polhill, R.M. & Wiens, D. (1998). Mistletoes of Africa Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew Page 302. (Includes a picture).

Polhill, R.M. & Wiens, D. (2006). Viscaceae Flora Zambesiaca 9(3) Page 203.

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Flora of Malawi: Viscum goetzei

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Viscum goetzei
African Plant Database: Viscum goetzei
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Viscum goetzei
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Viscum goetzei
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Viscum goetzei
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IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Viscum goetzei
JSTOR Plant Science: Viscum goetzei
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Viscum goetzei
Plants of the World Online: Viscum goetzei
Tropicos: Viscum goetzei
Wikipedia: Viscum goetzei

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-24

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2024). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Viscum goetzei., retrieved 25 May 2024

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