Blepharis swaziensis Vollesen

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Status: Native
Notes: Described in Vollesen (2000), p. 184
Derivation of specific name: swaziensis: of Swaziland where the type specimen was collected.
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Worldwide distribution: Southern Mozambique, Eswatini and KwaZulu-Natal South Africa.
Mozambique distribution: M
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Endemic status: Near Endemic
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Darbyshire, I., Timberlake, J., Osborne, J., Rokni, S., Matimele, H., Langa. C., Datizua, C., de Sousa, C., Alves, T., Massingue, A., Hadj-Hammou, J., Dhanda, S., Shah, T., Wursten, B. (2019). The endemic plants of Mozambique: diversity and conservation status Phytotaxa 136 Page 79.

Vollesen, K. (2000). Blepharis (Acanthaceae). A taxonomic revision. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Pages 82 - 85. (Includes a picture).

Vollesen, K. (2013). Acanthaceae (Part 1) Flora Zambesiaca 8(5) Pages 72 - 73.

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Blepharis swaziensis
African Plant Database: Blepharis swaziensis
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Blepharis swaziensis
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Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Blepharis swaziensis
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Tropicos: Blepharis swaziensis
Wikipedia: Blepharis swaziensis

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: Blepharis swaziensis., retrieved 19 May 2024

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