Glossostelma rusapense Goyder

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Common names:
Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: rusapense: of Rusape, a town and District on the Central Plateau in Zimbabwe.
Habitat: In recently burned grassland.
Altitude range: (metres)
Flowering time:Nov
Worldwide distribution: Only known from Central Plateau in Zimbabwe.
Zimbabwe distribution: C
Growth form(s):
Endemic status: Endemic
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Goyder, D.J. (1995). Notes on the African genus Glossostelma Kew Bulletin 50 Pages 540 - 543. Protologue (Includes a picture).

Goyder, D.J., Gilbert, M.G. & Venter, H.J.T. (2020). Apocynaceae (Part 2) Flora Zambesiaca 7(2) Page 330.

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 20.

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Glossostelma rusapense
African Plant Database: Glossostelma rusapense
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Glossostelma rusapense
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Glossostelma rusapense
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Glossostelma rusapense
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iNaturalist: Glossostelma rusapense
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Glossostelma rusapense
JSTOR Plant Science: Glossostelma rusapense
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Glossostelma rusapense
Plants of the World Online: Glossostelma rusapense
Tropicos: Glossostelma rusapense
Wikipedia: Glossostelma rusapense

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: Glossostelma rusapense., retrieved 25 May 2024

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