Rhus tenuipes R. & A. Fern.

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Synonyms: Searsia tenuipes (R. Fern. & A. Fern.) Moffett
Common names:
Status: Native
Shrub or small tree.
Derivation of specific name:
Habitat: In serpentine grasslands on stony hills and roadsides.
Altitude range: (metres)
Flowering time:Jan - Mar
Worldwide distribution: Endemic to Zimbabwe, occurring only in the southern part of the Great Dyke and mineralized soils around Bulawayo and Masvingo.
Zimbabwe distribution: W,C,E,S
Growth form(s):
Endemic status: Endemic
Red data list status: Lower Risk - least concern
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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.

Fernandes, R. & A. (1966). Anacardiaceae Flora Zambesiaca 2(2) Page 601.

Mapaura, A. (2002). Endemic Plant Species of Zimbabwe. Kirkia 18(1) Page 132.

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.

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Rhus tenuipes
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IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Rhus tenuipes
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JSTOR Plant Science: Rhus tenuipes
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Rhus tenuipes
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Rhus tenuipes
The Plant List (version 1.1): Rhus tenuipes
Tropicos: Rhus tenuipes

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-19

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2019). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Rhus tenuipes.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=136830, retrieved 19 April 2019

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