Synaptolepis oliveriana Gilg

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Synaptolepis oliveriana

Photo: Sune Holt
Vilankulo, Inhambane, Mozambique

Synaptolepis oliveriana

Photo: Sune Holt
Vilankulo, Inhambane, Mozambique

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Status: Native
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Worldwide distribution: Southern Mozambique and KwaZulu-Natal South Africa.
Mozambique distribution: N,Z,GI,M
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Endemic status: Near Endemic
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Content last updated: Monday 16 October 2017

Burrows, J.E., Burrows, S.M., Lötter, M.C. & Schmidt, E. (2018). Trees and Shrubs Mozambique Publishing Print Matters (Pty), Cape Town. Page 654. (Includes a picture).

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 95.

Peterson, B. (updated by Verdcourt, B.) (2006). Thymelaeaceae Flora Zambesiaca 9(3) Pages 87 - 89.

Siebert, S. & Mössmer, M. (Editors) (2002). SABONET Southern Mozambique Expedition 2001; Provisional Plant Checklist of the Maputo Elephant Reserve (MER) and Licuati Forest Reserve (LFR) SABONET News 7(1) Page 29. Probably in error as Synaptolepis kirkii

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

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: Synaptolepis oliveriana., retrieved 1 December 2023

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