Hippocratea goetzei Loes.

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Synonyms: Simirestis goetzei (Loes) R. Wilczek
Common names:
Frequency: Rare
Status: Native
Notes: Recorded, per the Red Data List, from the Chirinda Forest and also (per Tom Muller) from the Burma Valley.
Derivation of specific name: goetzei: after Walter Goetze (1872-1899), German naturalist, explorer, photographer and collector of botanical and zoological specimens in Tanzania.
Habitat: In rocky places, especially in the wetter areas near the base.
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Worldwide distribution:
Zimbabwe distribution: E
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Red data list status: Vulnerable
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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 180. as Simirestis goetzei (Includes a picture).

Robson, N.K.B. (1966). Celastraceae Flora Zambesiaca 2(2) Pages 405 - 407. (Includes a picture).

Strugnell, A.M. (2006). A Checklist of the Spermatophytes of Mount Mulanje, Malawi Scripta Botanica Belgica 34 National Botanic Garden of Belgium Page 67. as Simirestis goetzei

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Flora of Malawi: Hippocratea goetzei
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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Hippocratea goetzei
African Plant Database: Hippocratea goetzei
Biodiversity Explorer (Biodiversity of southern Africa): Hippocratea goetzei
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EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Hippocratea goetzei
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Hippocratea goetzei
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Hippocratea goetzei
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IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Hippocratea goetzei
Ispot Southern Africa: Hippocratea goetzei
JSTOR Plant Science: Hippocratea goetzei
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Hippocratea goetzei
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Hippocratea goetzei
The Plant List (version 1.1): Hippocratea goetzei
Tropicos: Hippocratea goetzei

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-18

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2018). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Hippocratea goetzei.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=137140, retrieved 19 July 2018

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