Streptocarpus erubescens Hilliard

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Status: Native
Derivation of specific name:
Habitat: On wet or mossy rocks at the margin of evergreen forest.
Altitude range: 1350 - 1800 m
Flowering time:
Worldwide distribution: Malawi and Mozambique.
Mozambique distribution: N
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Endemic status: Near Endemic
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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 75.

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 87.

Hilliard, O.M. & Burtt, B.L. (1971). Streptocarpus, an African Plant Study University of Natal Press, Pietermaritzburg Pages 243 - 245.

Hilliard, O.M. & Burtt, B.L. (1988). Gesneriaceae Flora Zambesiaca 8(3) Pages 56 - 57.

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Flora of Malawi: Streptocarpus erubescens

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Streptocarpus erubescens
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Wikipedia: Streptocarpus erubescens

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: Streptocarpus erubescens., retrieved 27 May 2024

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