Empogona maputensis (Bridson & A.E. van Wyk) J. Tosh & Robbr.

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Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: maputensis: of Maputo in southern Mozambique.
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Worldwide distribution: Southern Mozambique and KwaZulu-Natal South Africa.
Mozambique distribution: M
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Endemic status: Near Endemic
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Bridson, D.M. & Verdcourt, B. (2003). Rubiaceae, Part 3 Flora Zambesiaca 5(3) Pages 475 - 476. as Tricalysia maputensis

Burrows, J.E., Burrows, S.M., Lötter, M.C. & Schmidt, E. (2018). Trees and Shrubs Mozambique Publishing Print Matters (Pty), Cape Town. Page 985. (Includes a picture).

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 92.

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Empogona maputensis
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Empogona maputensis
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Empogona maputensis
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Empogona maputensis
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Empogona maputensis
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Empogona maputensis
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GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Empogona maputensis
iNaturalist: Empogona maputensis
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Empogona maputensis
JSTOR Plant Science: Empogona maputensis
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Empogona maputensis
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Empogona maputensis
Plants of the World Online: Empogona maputensis
Tropicos: Empogona maputensis
Wikipedia: Empogona maputensis

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: Empogona maputensis.
https://www.mozambiqueflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=172290, retrieved 28 March 2023

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