Pavetta gardeniifolia Hochst. ex A. Rich.
var. appendiculata (De WIld.) Bridson

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Synonyms: Pavetta appendiculata De Wild.
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Status: Native
See the general page for Pavetta gardeniifolia for description details. This variety is distinguished by the small auricles present at the base of the corolla lobes. The inflorescence branches can be pubescent or hairless.
Derivation of specific name: appendiculata; with a small appendix, referring to the auricles at the base of the corolla lobes.
Habitat: In open Brachystegia woodland among rocks.
Altitude range: 600 - 910 m
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Worldwide distribution: Only known from northern Mozambique
Mozambique distribution: N,Z
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Endemic status: Endemic
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Bridson, D.M. & Verdcourt, B. (2003). Rubiaceae, Part 3 Flora Zambesiaca 5(3) Pages 584 - 587.

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 93.

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Pavetta gardeniifolia
African Plant Database: Pavetta gardeniifolia
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Pavetta gardeniifolia
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Pavetta gardeniifolia
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Pavetta gardeniifolia
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Pavetta gardeniifolia
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Pavetta gardeniifolia
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IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Pavetta gardeniifolia
JSTOR Plant Science: Pavetta gardeniifolia
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Pavetta gardeniifolia
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Pavetta gardeniifolia
Plants of the World Online: Pavetta gardeniifolia
Tropicos: Pavetta gardeniifolia
Wikipedia: Pavetta gardeniifolia

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: Pavetta gardeniifolia var. appendiculata., retrieved 1 April 2023

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