Phyllanthus tsetserrae Jean F. Brunel ex Radcl.-Sm.

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Common names:
Frequency: Very local
Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: tsetserrae: of Tsetserra,a mountain area in Mozambique near the Zimbabwe border.
Habitat: In montane grassland.
Altitude range: 1830 m (approx)
Flowering time:
Worldwide distribution: Only known from Tsetserra Mts in Mozambique.
Mozambique distribution: MS
Growth form(s):
Endemic status: Endemic
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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 91.

Radcliffe-Smith, A. (1996). Euphorbiaceae Flora Zambesiaca 9(4) Pages 53 - 54. (Includes a picture).

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

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: Phyllanthus tsetserrae., retrieved 4 June 2023

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