Dicliptera aculeata C.B. Clarke

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Synonyms: Dicliptera hensii Lindau
Peristrophe hensii (Lindau) C.B. Clarke
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Status: Native
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Mozambique distribution: N,Z,T
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Insects associated with this species: Sarangesa motozi (Larval foodplant)
Sarangesa seineri (Larval foodplant)
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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 51. as Peristrophe aculeata (Includes a picture).

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 19. As Peristrophe hensii

Darbyshire, I., Vollesen, K. & Kelbessa, E. (2015). Acanthaceae (Part 2) Flora Zambesiaca 8(6) Pages 294 - 295.

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Flora of Malawi: Dicliptera aculeata
Flora of Zambia: Dicliptera aculeata

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Dicliptera aculeata
African Plant Database: Dicliptera aculeata
Biodiversity Explorer (Biodiversity of southern Africa): Dicliptera aculeata
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Dicliptera aculeata
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Dicliptera aculeata
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Dicliptera aculeata
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Dicliptera aculeata
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Dicliptera aculeata
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GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Dicliptera aculeata
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Dicliptera aculeata
JSTOR Plant Science: Dicliptera aculeata
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Dicliptera aculeata
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Dicliptera aculeata
The Plant List (version 1.1): Dicliptera aculeata
Tropicos: Dicliptera aculeata

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave 2007-18

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2018). Flora of Mozambique: Species information: Dicliptera aculeata.
https://www.mozambiqueflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=170410, retrieved 25 February 2018

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