Cynanchum doleriticum Goyder

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Common names:
Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: doleriticum: of dolerite, referring to the habit of this species to grow exclusively in shallow soils on doleritic rock.
Habitat: In shallow soils over doleritic rock.
Altitude range: (metres) 1000 - 1900 m
Flowering time:
Worldwide distribution: Only known so far from Zimbabwe and possibly Zambia.
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) Pages 342 - 343. Protologue

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Flora of Zambia: Cynanchum doleriticum

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Cynanchum doleriticum
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Cynanchum doleriticum
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Cynanchum doleriticum
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IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Cynanchum doleriticum
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Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Cynanchum doleriticum
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Wikipedia: Cynanchum doleriticum

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: Cynanchum doleriticum., retrieved 25 September 2023

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