Searsia wildii (R. Fern. & A. Fern.) Moffett

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Synonyms: Rhus wildii R. Fern. & A. Fern.
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Status: Native
Rare dwarf shrub, up to 1 m but mostly smaller.
Notes: The main threat to this species is mining activity
Derivation of specific name:
Habitat: On exposed chrome ridges
Altitude range: (metres)
Flowering time:
Worldwide distribution: Zimbabwe only, on the northern Gt Dyke
Zimbabwe distribution: N
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Endemic status: Endemic
Red data list status: Lower Risk - least concern
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Fernandes, R. & A. (1966). Anacardiaceae Flora Zambesiaca 2(2) Page 595.

Golding, J.S. (ed.) (2002). Zimbabwe Plant Red Data List. Southern African Plant Red Data Lists. SABONET 14 Page 171.

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): Searsia wildii
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Searsia wildii
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Searsia wildii
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JSTOR Plant Science: Searsia wildii
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Searsia wildii
Plants of the World Online: Searsia wildii
Tropicos: Searsia wildii
Wikipedia: Searsia wildii

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-23

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2023). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Searsia wildii., retrieved 10 December 2023

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