Encephalartos villosus (Gaertn.) Lem.

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Notes: Recorded for Maputo district in FZ but Goode (1989, p. 144) records that it reaches 'almost to the north-eastern border of Swaziland with Mozambique'.
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Literature:

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 144 - 147. (Includes a picture).

Lewis, J. (1960). Cycadaceae (including Zamiaceae) Flora Zambesiaca 1(1) Page 83.

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Encephalartos villosus
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Flora Zambesiaca web site: Encephalartos villosus
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Kew Herbarium catalogue: Encephalartos villosus
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Encephalartos villosus
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Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave 2007-20

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2020). Flora of Mozambique: Species information: Encephalartos villosus.
https://www.mozambiqueflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=173770, retrieved 9 April 2020

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