Jamesbrittenia zambesica (R.E. Fr.) Hilliard

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Synonyms: Lyperia zambesica R.E. Fr.
Sutera zambesica (R.E. Fr.) R.E. Fr.
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Notes: Known only from the type specimen (Fries 99), which was found on July 27 1911, in crevices of dry rock along the gorge below Victoria Falls. It is said to resemble J. huillana in habit, foliage and indumentum but with very different white flowers. In July, when it was collected, the specimens were mostly in fruit, with only few flowers still present. The holotype is now held at the Upsala Herbarium (UPS).
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Zimbabwe distribution: W
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Endemic status: Endemic
Red data list status: Critically Endangered
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Golding, J.S. (ed.) (2002). Zimbabwe Plant Red Data List. Southern African Plant Red Data Lists. SABONET 14 Page 169.

Mapaura, A. (2002). Endemic Plant Species of Zimbabwe. Kirkia 18(1) Page 147.

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 78. As. J. zambesiaca

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Jamesbrittenia zambesica
African Plant Database: Jamesbrittenia zambesica
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Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-24

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2024). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Jamesbrittenia zambesica.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=151190, retrieved 15 April 2024

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