Encephalartos lebomboensis I. Verd.

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Common names: Lebombo cycad (English)
Notes: Coates Palgrave (2002, p. 82) remarks on the confusion between this species and E. senticosus. In this treatment, E. lebomboensis is confined to the Piet Retief area.
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Mozambique distribution: M
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Endemic status: Near Endemic
Red data list status: Critically Endangered
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Coates Palgrave, K. (revised and updated by Meg Coates Palgrave) (2002). Trees of Southern Africa 3rd edition. Struik, South Africa Pages 82 - 83.

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 17.

Golding, J.S. (ed.) (2002). Zimbabwe Plant Red Data List. Southern African Plant Red Data Lists. SABONET 14 Page 52.

Goode, D. (1989). Cycads of Africa Struik, Cape Town Pages 120 - 123. (Includes a picture).

Schmidt, E., Lötter, M. & McCleland, W. (2002). Trees and shrubs of Mpumalanga and Kruger National Park Jacana, Johannesburg, South Africa Pages 50 - 51. (Includes a picture).

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Encephalartos lebomboensis
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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: Encephalartos lebomboensis.
https://www.mozambiqueflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=173660, retrieved 27 May 2024

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