Dovyalis macrocalyx (Oliv.) Warb.

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Dovyalis macrocalyx

Photo: Tongai Castigo
Nhandare River near Vila Gorongosa

Dovyalis macrocalyx

Photo: Tongai Castigo
Nhandare River near Vila Gorongosa

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Common names:
Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: macrocalyx: with a large calyx
Altitude range:
Flowering time:
Worldwide distribution:
Mozambique distribution: Z,MS,M
Growth form(s): Tree, shrub over 2 m.
Endemic status:
Red data list status:
Insects associated with this species: Phalanta phalantha aethiopica (Food plant)
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Burrows, J.E. & Willis, C.K. (eds) (2005). Plants of the Nyika Plateau Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 31 SABONET, Pretoria Page 173. (Includes a picture).

Burrows, J.E., Burrows, S.M., Lötter, M.C. & Schmidt, E. (2018). Trees and Shrubs Mozambique Publishing Print Matters (Pty), Cape Town. Page 640. (Includes a picture).

Drummond, R.B. (1975). A list of trees, shrubs and woody climbers indigenous or naturalised in Rhodesia. Kirkia 10(1) Page 261.

Steedman, E.C. (1933). Some Trees, Shrubs and Lianes of Southern Rhodesia. Page 52. (Includes a picture).

Strugnell, A.M. (2006). A Checklist of the Spermatophytes of Mount Mulanje, Malawi Scripta Botanica Belgica 34 National Botanic Garden of Belgium Page 104.

Wild, H. (1960). Flacourtiaceae Flora Zambesiaca 1(1) Pages 281 - 283. (Includes a picture).

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Dovyalis macrocalyx
African Plant Database: Dovyalis macrocalyx
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JSTOR Plant Science: Dovyalis macrocalyx
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Dovyalis macrocalyx
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Dovyalis macrocalyx
The Plant List (version 1.1): Dovyalis macrocalyx
Tropicos: Dovyalis macrocalyx

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave 2007-19

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2019). Flora of Mozambique: Species information: Dovyalis macrocalyx., retrieved 23 May 2019

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