Searsia tenuinervis (Engl.) Moffett

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Searsia tenuinervis

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Near Jacana Yacht Club, Lake Chivero

Searsia tenuinervis

Photo: Bart Wursten

Searsia tenuinervis

Photo: Mark Hyde
25, Trafalgar Avenue, Sentosa, Harare

Searsia tenuinervis

Photo: Mark Hyde
25, Trafalgar Avenue, Sentosa, Harare

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Synonyms: Rhus commiphoroides Engl. & Gilg
Rhus tenuinervis Engl. var. meikleana R. Fern. & A. Fern.
Rhus tenuinervis Engl.
Common names: Commiphora rhus (English)
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Zimbabwe distribution: N,W,C,E,S
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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 490. As Searsia tenuinervis (Includes a picture).

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

Coates Palgrave, M. (1989). Guide to the trees and shrubs of the Mukuvisi Woodlands ?publisher. Page 40.

Curtis, B.A. & Mannheimer, C.A. (2005). Tree Atlas of Namibia National Botanic Research Institute, Windhoek Pages 388 - 389. (Includes a picture).

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

Drummond, R.B. (1981). Common Trees of the Central Watershed Woodlands of Zimbabwe. Natural Resources Board, Harare. Pages 122 - 123. (Includes a picture).

Fernandes, R. & A. (1966). Anacardiaceae Flora Zambesiaca 2(2) Pages 599 - 600. also as var. meikleana

Heath, A. & Heath, R. (2009). Field Guide to the Plants of Northern Botswana including the Okavango Delta Kew Publishing Page 71. (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 17.

Roodt, V. (1998). Trees and Shrubs of the Okavango Delta Shell Field Guide Series: Part I Shell Oil Botswana, Gaberone. Pages 128 - 129. (Includes a picture).

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 23.

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 var. meikleana

Timberlake, J.R. & Childes, S.L. (2004). Biodiversity of the Four Corners Area: Technical Reviews Volume Two (Chapter 5-15) Appendix 5-1: Plant Checklist Occasional Publications in Biodiversity 15 Page 196.

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Flora of Botswana: Searsia tenuinervis
Flora of Caprivi: Searsia tenuinervis
Flora of Mozambique: Searsia tenuinervis
Flora of Zambia: Searsia tenuinervis

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Searsia tenuinervis
African Plant Database: Searsia tenuinervis
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Searsia tenuinervis
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Searsia tenuinervis
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Searsia tenuinervis
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Searsia tenuinervis
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Searsia tenuinervis
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IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Searsia tenuinervis
JSTOR Plant Science: Searsia tenuinervis
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Searsia tenuinervis
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Searsia tenuinervis
Plants of the World Online: Searsia tenuinervis
The Plant List (version 1.1): Searsia tenuinervis
Tropicos: Searsia tenuinervis
Wikipedia: Searsia tenuinervis

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-20

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2020). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Searsia tenuinervis., retrieved 23 September 2020

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