Vangueria volkensii K. Schum.
var. volkensii

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Derivation of specific name: volkensii: after G. Volkens who collected on Mt Kilimanjaro 1892, 1893 and 1894
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Mozambique distribution: MS
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Bridson, D.M. (1998). Rubiaceae, Part 2 Flora Zambesiaca 5(2) Page 255.

Burrows, J.E., Burrows, S.M., Lötter, M.C. & Schmidt, E. (2018). Trees and Shrubs Mozambique Publishing Print Matters (Pty), Cape Town. Page 936. (Includes a picture).

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 74.

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Flora of Zimbabwe: Vangueria volkensii var. volkensii

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

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave 2007-23

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2023). Flora of Mozambique: Species information: Vangueria volkensii var. volkensii., retrieved 10 December 2023

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