Marsdenia dregea (Harv.) Schltr.

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Synonyms: Pterophora dregea Harv.
Dregea floribunda E. Mey.
Marsdenia floribunda (E. Mey.) N.E. Br.
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Status: Native
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Habitat: Forested gullies on rocky hillsides.
Altitude range: 300 - 360 m
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Worldwide distribution: Southern Mozambique, Swaziland and KwaZulu-Natal , Eastern Cape South Africa.
Mozambique distribution: M
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Bullock, A.A. (1956). Notes on African Asclepiadaceae: VIII. Kew Bulletin 11(3) Pages 515 - 516. As Dregea floribunda

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 26. as Marsdenia floribunda

Goyder, D.J., Gilbert, M.G. & Venter, H.J.T. (2020). Apocynaceae (Part 2) Flora Zambesiaca 7(2) Pages 77 - 78.

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Marsdenia dregea
African Plant Database: Marsdenia dregea
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Marsdenia dregea
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Marsdenia dregea
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Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Marsdenia dregea
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Wikipedia: Marsdenia dregea

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: Marsdenia dregea., retrieved 7 June 2023

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