Elaeodendron fruticosum N. Robson

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Common names:
Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: fruticosum: shrubby or becoming shrubby
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Worldwide distribution: Only known from Southern Mozambique.
Mozambique distribution: GI
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Endemic status: Endemic
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Burrows, J.E., Burrows, S.M., Lötter, M.C. & Schmidt, E. (2018). Trees and Shrubs Mozambique Publishing Print Matters (Pty), Cape Town. Page 499. (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 82.

Robson, N.K.B. (1966). Celastraceae Flora Zambesiaca 2(2) Page 386.

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

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: Elaeodendron fruticosum.
https://www.mozambiqueflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=179220, retrieved 3 October 2023

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