Stathmostelma pedunculatum (Decne.) K. Schum.

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Synonyms: Asclepias macrantha Oliv.
Asclepias pedunculatum (Decne.) Dandy
Asclepias uvirensis S. Moore
Gomphocarpus longipes Oliv.
Gomphocarpus pedunculatus Decne.
Pachycarpus corniculatus Hochst.
Stathmostelma globuliflorum K. Schum.
Stathmostelma macranthum (Oliv.) Schltr.
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Status: Native
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Habitat: In seasonally waterlogged grassland.
Altitude range: 1200 - 2200 m
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Worldwide distribution: Cameroon, DRC, Uganda, Sudan, Ethiopia, Kenya, Tanzania and northern Mozambique.
Mozambique distribution: N
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Goyder, D.J. (1998). A revision of the African genus Stathmostelma K. Schum. Kew Bulletin 53 Pages 586 - 589.

Goyder, D.J., Gilbert, M.G. & Venter, H.J.T. (2020). Apocynaceae (Part 2) Flora Zambesiaca 7(2) Pages 286 - 287.

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Stathmostelma pedunculatum
African Plant Database: Stathmostelma pedunculatum
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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: Stathmostelma pedunculatum., retrieved 10 December 2023

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