Adenia zambesiensis R. Fern. & A. Fern.

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Common names:
Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: zambesiensis: of Zambezia,referring to the province of Mozambique where the species was found.
Habitat: Open forest on sandy soils.
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Worldwide distribution: Only known from Mozambique.
Mozambique distribution: Z
Growth form(s): Climber.
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.

Fernandes, R. & A. (1978). Passifloraceae Flora Zambesiaca 4 Pages 397 - 398.

Fernandes, R. & A. (1980). 79. Passiforaceae Flora de Moçambique Junta de Investigaçoes de Ultramar, Centro de Botanica Pages 27 - 29. (Includes a picture).

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

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave 2007-22

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2022). Flora of Mozambique: Species information: Adenia zambesiensis., retrieved 7 December 2022

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