Cryptocarya transvaalensis Burtt Davy

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Common names: Mountain wild-quince (English)
Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: transvaalensis: from the Transvaal, South Africa
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Zimbabwe distribution: E
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Burrows, J.E., Burrows, S.M., Lötter, M.C. & Schmidt, E. (2018). Trees and Shrubs Mozambique Publishing Print Matters (Pty), Cape Town. Page 140. (Includes a picture).

Coates Palgrave, K. (revised and updated by Meg Coates Palgrave) (2002). Trees of Southern Africa 3rd edition. Struik, South Africa Page 217.

Diniz, M.A. (1997). Lauraceae Flora Zambesiaca 9(2) Pages 51 - 53. (Includes a picture).

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 57.

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Flora of Mozambique: Cryptocarya transvaalensis

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Cryptocarya transvaalensis
African Plant Database: Cryptocarya transvaalensis
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Cryptocarya transvaalensis
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Cryptocarya transvaalensis
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Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Cryptocarya transvaalensis
Plants of the World Online: Cryptocarya transvaalensis
Tropicos: Cryptocarya transvaalensis
Wikipedia: Cryptocarya transvaalensis

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: Cryptocarya transvaalensis., retrieved 28 May 2024

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