Huernia verekeri Stent
subsp. pauciflora (L.C. Leach) Bruyns

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Huernia verekeri subsp. pauciflora

Photo: Bart Wursten
On the rim of Archway Gorge, Mweredzi River, Gorongosa National Park.

Huernia verekeri subsp. pauciflora

Photo: Bart Wursten
On the rim of Archway Gorge, Mweredzi River, Gorongosa National Park.

Huernia verekeri subsp. pauciflora

Photo: Bart Wursten
On the rim of Archway Gorge, Mweredzi River, Gorongosa National Park.

Huernia verekeri subsp. pauciflora

Photo: Bart Wursten
On the rim of Archway Gorge, Mweredzi River, Gorongosa National Park.

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Synonyms: Huernia verekeri Stent var. pauciflora L.C. Leach
Common names:
Frequency: Local and uncommon.
Status: Native
Description:
See subsp. verekeri for general details and comparison. This subsp. is characterised by the long prostrate stems which are more rounded and set with much shorter tubercles.
Notes: This species was so far only known from an area south of Mambone near the mouth of the Save River. The specimen in the images was found more than 500 km further north and is a first record from the MS division.
Derivation of specific name: verekeri: named after Louis Stanhope Amos Vereker (1874-1948), a Rhodesian farmer, who collected the type specimen of subsp. verekeri.
pauciflora: with few flowers.
Habitat: Growing in shade of forest-like thickets dominated by short Androstachys johnsonii.
Altitude range: Up to 60 m
Flowering time:
Worldwide distribution: So far only known from Mozambique.
Mozambique distribution: MS,GI
Growth form(s):
Endemic status: Endemic
Red data list status:
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Content last updated: Sunday 19 May 2013
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External websites:

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


Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave 2007-17

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2017). Flora of Mozambique: Species information: Huernia verekeri subsp. pauciflora.
http://www.mozambiqueflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=203930, retrieved 13 December 2017

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