Aspidoglossum rhodesicum (Weim.) Kupicha

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Synonyms: Schizoglossum rhodesicum Weim.
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Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: rhodesicum: of Rhodesia, now Zimbabwe.
Habitat: Open montane grassland.
Altitude range: (metres) 1600 - 2200 m
Flowering time:
Worldwide distribution: Only known from eastern Zimbabwe and adjacent areas in Mozambique.
Zimbabwe distribution: E
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Endemic status: Near Endemic
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Goyder, D.J., Gilbert, M.G. & Venter, H.J.T. (2020). Apocynaceae (Part 2) Flora Zambesiaca 7(2) Page 259.

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 19.

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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: Aspidoglossum rhodesicum., retrieved 10 December 2023

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