Searsia pyroides (Burch.) Moffett
var. gracilis (Engl.) Moffett

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Synonyms: Rhus pyroides Burch. var. gracilis (Engl.) Burtt Davy
Rhus vulgaris Meikle
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Zimbabwe distribution: W,C,E,S
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Insects associated with this species: Ariathisa abyssinia (Larval food plant)
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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 488. As Searsia pyroides gracilis

Chapano, C. & Mugarisanwa, N.H. (2003). Plants of the Matobo District National Herbarium and Botanic Garden, Zimbabwe Page 31.

Da Silva, M.C., Izidine, S. & Amude, A.B. (2004). A preliminary checklist of the vascular plants of Mozambique. Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 30 Sabonet, Pretoria Page 22.

Drummond, R.B. (1975). A list of trees, shrubs and woody climbers indigenous or naturalised in Rhodesia. Kirkia 10(1) Page 254. As Rhus pyroides

Fernandes, R. & A. (1966). Anacardiaceae Flora Zambesiaca 2(2) Pages 604 - 605. Also as Rhus vulgaris

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 17. as var. pyroides

Strugnell, A.M. (2006). A Checklist of the Spermatophytes of Mount Mulanje, Malawi Scripta Botanica Belgica 34 National Botanic Garden of Belgium Page 38. as Rhus vulgaris

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Flora of Malawi: Searsia pyroides var. gracilis
Flora of Mozambique: Searsia pyroides var. gracilis
Flora of Zambia: Searsia pyroides var. gracilis

External websites:

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

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-21

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2021). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Searsia pyroides var. gracilis., retrieved 2 March 2021

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