Hebenstretia oatesii Rolfe
subsp. inyangana Roessler

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Hebenstretia oatesii subsp. inyangana

Photo: Bart Wursten
Slopes of Mt Nyangani, Nyanga National Park

Hebenstretia oatesii subsp. inyangana

Photo: Bart Wursten
Slopes of Mt Nyangani, Nyanga National Park

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Synonyms: Hebenstretia polystachya Harv. ex Rolfe
Common names:
Frequency:
Status: Native
Description:
Perennial herb, up to 1.2 m tall. See subsp. rhodesiana for general description and comparison. This subspecies may be distinguished by generally shorter, broader leaves and larger corollas.
Notes:
Derivation of specific name: oatesii: named after Frank Oates (1840-1875), British naturalist and traveller who collected plants, birds and reptiles in Matabeleland.;
inyangana: of Mt Nyangani, in Eastern Zimbabwe
Habitat: Found only in high-altitude montane grassland
Altitude range: (metres) 2130 - 2600 m
Flowering time:
Worldwide distribution: Eastern Highlands of Zimbabwe.
Zimbabwe distribution: E
Growth form(s):
Endemic status: Endemic
Red data list status: Vulnerable
Insects associated with this species:
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Images last updated: Friday 22 May 2009
Literature:

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.

Philcox, D. (1990). Scrophulariaceae Flora Zambesiaca 8(2) Pages 163 - 164.


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External websites:

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


Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-19

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2019). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Hebenstretia oatesii subsp. inyangana.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=151580, retrieved 24 June 2019

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