Xysmalobium kaessneri S. Moore

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Status: Native
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Habitat: In Brachystegia woodland.
Altitude range: (metres) 1200 - 1600 m
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Worldwide distribution: DRC, Southern Tanzania, Malawi, Zambia and Zimbabwe.
Zimbabwe distribution: N,E
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Goyder, D.J., Gilbert, M.G. & Venter, H.J.T. (2020). Apocynaceae (Part 2) Flora Zambesiaca 7(2) Pages 322 - 323.

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 22.

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Xysmalobium kaessneri
African Plant Database: Xysmalobium kaessneri
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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: Xysmalobium kaessneri.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=145480, retrieved 9 December 2023

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