Pisonia aculeata L.

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Notes: Recorded in FZ 9(1) as 'possibly introduced from tropical America'.
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Burrows, J.E., Burrows, S.M., Lötter, M.C. & Schmidt, E. (2018). Trees and Shrubs Mozambique Publishing Print Matters (Pty), Cape Town. Page 112. (Includes a picture).

Coates Palgrave, K. (revised and updated by Meg Coates Palgrave) (2002). Trees of Southern Africa 3rd edition. Struik, South Africa Page 199.

Stannard, B.L. (1988). Nyctaginaceae Flora Zambesiaca 9(1) Pages 25 - 26. (Includes a picture).

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Pisonia aculeata
African Plant Database: Pisonia aculeata
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Pisonia aculeata
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Pisonia aculeata
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Pisonia aculeata
Google: Web - Images - Scholar
iNaturalist: Pisonia aculeata
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Pisonia aculeata
JSTOR Plant Science: Pisonia aculeata
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Pisonia aculeata
Plants of the World Online: Pisonia aculeata
Tropicos: Pisonia aculeata
Wikipedia: Pisonia aculeata

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: Pisonia aculeata.
https://www.mozambiqueflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=170990, retrieved 20 April 2024

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