Hippocratea volkensii Loes.

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Synonyms: Pristimera andongensis (Oliv.) N. Hallé var. volkensii (Loes.) N. Hallé & B. Mathew
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Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: volkensii: after G. Volkens who collected on Mt Kilimanjaro 1892, 1893 and 1894
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Worldwide distribution:
Zimbabwe distribution: N,E
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Red data list status: Lower Risk - least concern
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Drummond, R.B. (1975). A list of trees, shrubs and woody climbers indigenous or naturalised in Rhodesia. Kirkia 10(1) Page 255.

Robson, N.K.B. (1966). Celastraceae Flora Zambesiaca 2(2) Pages 406 - 408.


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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 volkensii.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=137200, retrieved 24 February 2018

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