Dicliptera serpenticola (K. Balkwill & Campb.-Young) I. Darbysh.

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Synonyms: Peristrophe serpenticola K. Balkwill & Campbell Young
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Notes: A Great Dyke endemic, found on serpentine soils on termite hills. It is only known from a few herbarium specimens at SRGH and was last collected in 1978. It is probably more common than these records suggest.
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Zimbabwe distribution: N
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Endemic status: Endemic
Red data list status: Vulnerable
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Darbyshire, I., Vollesen, K. & Kelbessa, E. (2015). Acanthaceae (Part 2) Flora Zambesiaca 8(6) Pages 288 - 289.

Mapaura, A. (2002). Endemic Plant Species of Zimbabwe. Kirkia 18(1) Page 132.

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 14. as Peristrophe serpenticola

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

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: Dicliptera serpenticola.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=154110, retrieved 21 May 2019

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