Bridelia cathartica G. Bertol.
subsp. melanthesoides (Baill.) J. LĂ©onard
var. lingelsheimii (Gehrm.) Radcl.-Sm.

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Status: Native
Notes: Two forms within this variety, namely f. fischeri (Pax) Radcl.-Sm. and f. niedenzui (Gehrm.) Radcl.-Sm. Both recorded for NWCES
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Zimbabwe distribution: N,W,C,E,S
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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 144. as Bridelia cathartica

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 40.

Radcliffe-Smith, A. (1996). Euphorbiaceae Flora Zambesiaca 9(4) Pages 15 - 18. as Bridelia cathartica melanthesoides lingelsheimii forma fischeri and forma niedenzui

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 55.

Strugnell, A.M. (2006). A Checklist of the Spermatophytes of Mount Mulanje, Malawi Scripta Botanica Belgica 34 National Botanic Garden of Belgium Page 85.

Other sources of information about Bridelia cathartica subsp. melanthesoides var. lingelsheimii:

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Flora of Botswana: Bridelia cathartica subsp. melanthesoides var. lingelsheimii
Flora of Malawi: Bridelia cathartica subsp. melanthesoides var. lingelsheimii
Flora of Mozambique: Bridelia cathartica subsp. melanthesoides var. lingelsheimii
Flora of Zambia: Bridelia cathartica subsp. melanthesoides var. lingelsheimii

External websites:

African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Bridelia cathartica
African Plant Database: Bridelia cathartica
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Bridelia cathartica
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Bridelia cathartica
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Bridelia cathartica
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Bridelia cathartica
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Bridelia cathartica
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IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Bridelia cathartica
JSTOR Plant Science: Bridelia cathartica
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Bridelia cathartica
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Bridelia cathartica
Plants of the World Online: Bridelia cathartica
Tropicos: Bridelia cathartica
Wikipedia: Bridelia cathartica

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-22

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2022). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Bridelia cathartica subsp. melanthesoides var. lingelsheimii., retrieved 6 October 2022

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