Aspidoglossum erubescens (Schltr.) Bullock

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Common names:
Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: erubescens: reddening, rose
Habitat: Open grassland and woodland.
Altitude range: 750 - 1470 m
Flowering time:
Worldwide distribution: Southern Malawi, northern Mozambique and Zimbabwe.
Mozambique distribution: N
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Albers, F. & Meve, U. (eds.) (2002). Asclepiadaceae Illustrated Handbook of Succulent Plants Springer-Verlag Page 13.

Binns, B. (1968). A First Check List of the Herbaceous Flora of Malawi The Government Printer, Zomba, Malawi Page 22. as Schizoglossum erubescens and S. pentheri

Goyder, D.J., Gilbert, M.G. & Venter, H.J.T. (2020). Apocynaceae (Part 2) Flora Zambesiaca 7(2) Page 249.

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 19.

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Flora of Malawi: Aspidoglossum erubescens
Flora of Zimbabwe: Aspidoglossum erubescens

External websites:

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

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave 2007-24

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2024). Flora of Mozambique: Species information: Aspidoglossum erubescens., retrieved 15 April 2024

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