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

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Common names:
Frequency: Very local.
Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: manicaensis: of the Manica Province in Mozambique where the Tsetserra Mts are located.
Habitat: Among rocks in mist forest with Aphloia, Rapanea, Curtisia and Podocarpus.
Altitude range: 1940 - 2100 m
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. As Phyllanthus manicaƫnsis (Includes a picture).

Wursten, B., Timberlake, J. & Darbyshire, I. (2017). The Chimanimani Mountains: an updated checklist. Kirkia 19(1) Page 97.

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

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: Phyllanthus manicaensis., retrieved 24 July 2024

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