Sphaeranthus foliosus Ross-Craig

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Common names:
Frequency: Rare
Status: Native
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Habitat: In grassland.
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Worldwide distribution: Only known from Southern Sofala, Mozambique.
Mozambique distribution: MS
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Endemic status: Endemic
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Wild, H. (1980). The Compositae of the Flora Zambesiaca area, 12. Inuleae (continued). Kirkia 12(1) Page 112.

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

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: Sphaeranthus foliosus.
https://www.mozambiqueflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=171560, retrieved 3 June 2023

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