Faroa involucrata (Klotzsch) Knoblauch

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Status: Native
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Worldwide distribution: Only known from northern Mozambique.
Mozambique distribution: N,Z
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Endemic status: Endemic
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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.

Paiva, J. & Nogueira, I. (1990). Gentianaceae Flora Zambesiaca 7(4) Pages 43 - 45.

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

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: Faroa involucrata.
https://www.mozambiqueflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=172560, retrieved 14 April 2024

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