Salacia orientalis N. Robson

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Status: Native
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Worldwide distribution: Southern Tanzania and northern Mozambique.
Mozambique distribution: N
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Endemic status: Near 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 514. (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) Pages 389 - 399.

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External websites:

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

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: Salacia orientalis., retrieved 30 September 2022

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