Encephalartos hildebrandtii A. Braun & Bouché

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Common names: Mombasa cycad (English)
Notes: Recorded in FZ based on sterile material and therefore with some doubt. Not recorded for Mozambique in Goode (1989).
Derivation of specific name: hildebrandtii: named after J.M. Hildebrandt (1847-1881), German Botanist and collector in East Africa and Madagascar.
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Mozambique distribution: Z
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Burrows, J.E., Burrows, S.M., Lötter, M.C. & Schmidt, E. (2018). Trees and Shrubs Mozambique Publishing Print Matters (Pty), Cape Town. Page 35. (Includes a picture).

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.

Goode, D. (1989). Cycads of Africa Struik, Cape Town Pages 192 - 195. (Includes a picture).

Lewis, J. (1960). Cycadaceae (including Zamiaceae) Flora Zambesiaca 1(1) Pages 82 - 83.

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Encephalartos hildebrandtii
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Encephalartos hildebrandtii
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Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Encephalartos hildebrandtii
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Wikipedia: Encephalartos hildebrandtii

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: Encephalartos hildebrandtii.
https://www.mozambiqueflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=173720, retrieved 5 December 2023

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