Memecylon erythranthum Gilg

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Status: Native
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Zimbabwe distribution: E
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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 264.

Fernandes, R. & A. (1978). Melastomataceae Flora Zambesiaca 4 Page 225.

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 61.


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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Memecylon erythranthum
African Plant Database: Memecylon erythranthum
Biodiversity Explorer (Biodiversity of southern Africa): Memecylon erythranthum
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Memecylon erythranthum
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Memecylon erythranthum
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Memecylon erythranthum
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Memecylon erythranthum
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Memecylon erythranthum
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GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Memecylon erythranthum
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Memecylon erythranthum
Ispot Southern Africa: Memecylon erythranthum
JSTOR Plant Science: Memecylon erythranthum
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Memecylon erythranthum
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Memecylon erythranthum
The Plant List (version 1.1): Memecylon erythranthum
Tropicos: Memecylon erythranthum

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: Memecylon erythranthum., retrieved 23 February 2018

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