Rhus pyroides Burch.
var. gracilis (Engl.) Burtt Davy

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Synonyms: Rhus vulgaris Meikle
Searsia pyroides (Burch.) Moffett var. gracilis (Engl.) Moffett
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Mozambique distribution: Z,M
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Insects associated with this species: Ariathisa abyssinia (Larval food plant)
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Burrows, J.E., Burrows, S.M., Lötter, M.C. & Schmidt, E. (2018). Trees and Shrubs Mozambique Publishing Print Matters (Pty), Cape Town. Page 488. As Searsia pyroides gracilis

Chapano, C. & Mugarisanwa, N.H. (2003). Plants of the Matobo District National Herbarium and Botanic Garden, Zimbabwe Page 31.

Da Silva, M.C., Izidine, S. & Amude, A.B. (2004). A preliminary checklist of the vascular plants of Mozambique. Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 30 Sabonet, Pretoria Page 22.

Drummond, R.B. (1975). A list of trees, shrubs and woody climbers indigenous or naturalised in Rhodesia. Kirkia 10(1) Page 254. As Rhus pyroides

Fernandes, R. & A. (1966). Anacardiaceae Flora Zambesiaca 2(2) Pages 604 - 605. Also as Rhus vulgaris

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 17. as var. pyroides

Strugnell, A.M. (2006). A Checklist of the Spermatophytes of Mount Mulanje, Malawi Scripta Botanica Belgica 34 National Botanic Garden of Belgium Page 38. as Rhus vulgaris

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Flora of Malawi: Rhus pyroides var. gracilis
Flora of Zambia: Rhus pyroides var. gracilis
Flora of Zimbabwe: Rhus pyroides var. gracilis

External websites:

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

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave 2007-20

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2020). Flora of Mozambique: Species information: Rhus pyroides var. gracilis.
https://www.mozambiqueflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=136790, retrieved 17 February 2020

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