Synsepalum muelleri (Kupicha) T.D. Penn.

We have few details about this taxon; if you can provide any information, photos or reliable records, please contact one of the site authors. Email addresses are given on the home page.

Images: None on this site.

Detailed records: Display species records QDS maps by: Google Maps Point records by Google Maps

Species details: Click on each item to see an explanation of that item (Note: opens a new window)

Synonyms: Vincentella muelleri Kupicha
Common names:
Status: Native
Derivation of specific name:
Altitude range:
Flowering time:
Worldwide distribution: Malawi and Mozambique.
Mozambique distribution: N,Z
Growth form(s):
Endemic status: Near Endemic
Red data list status:
Insects associated with this species:
Spot characters: Display spot characters for this species

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 94.

Kupicha, F.K. (1983). Sapotaceae Flora Zambesiaca 7(1) Pages 228 - 230. As Synsepalum passargei (Includes a picture).

Rokni, S., Wursten, B. & Darbyshire, I. (2019). Synsepalum chimanimani (Sapotaceae), a new species from the Chimanimani Mountains of Mozambique and Zimbabwe, with notes on the botanical importance of this area Phytokeys 133 Pages 123 - 125.

Strugnell, A.M. (2002). Endemics of Mt. Mulanje. The endemic spermatophytes of Mt. Mulanje, Malawi Systematics and Geography of Plants 72 Page 21.

Strugnell, A.M. (2006). A Checklist of the Spermatophytes of Mount Mulanje, Malawi Scripta Botanica Belgica 34 National Botanic Garden of Belgium Page 175.

Timberlake, J.R., Bayliss, J., Dowsett-Lemaire, F., Congdon, C., Branch, B., Collins, S., Curran, M., Dowsett, R,J., Fishpool, L., Francisco, J., Harris, Kopp, M. & de Sousa, C. (2012). Mt Mabu, Mozambique: Biodiversity and Conservation Report produced under the Darwin Initiative Award 15/036. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, London Page 75.

Other sources of information about Synsepalum muelleri:

Our websites:

Flora of Malawi: Synsepalum muelleri

External websites:

African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Synsepalum muelleri
African Plant Database: Synsepalum muelleri
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Synsepalum muelleri
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Synsepalum muelleri
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Synsepalum muelleri
Google: Web - Images - Scholar
iNaturalist: Synsepalum muelleri
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Synsepalum muelleri
JSTOR Plant Science: Synsepalum muelleri
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Synsepalum muelleri
Plants of the World Online: Synsepalum muelleri
Tropicos: Synsepalum muelleri
Wikipedia: Synsepalum muelleri

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: Synsepalum muelleri., retrieved 17 June 2024

Site software last modified: 24 September 2019 10:58am
Terms of use