Cassipourea mossambicensis (Brehmer) Alston

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Synonyms: Weihea mossambicensis Von Brehm.
Common names:
Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: mossambicensis: of Mozambique
Habitat: Coastal, forests, thicket and woodland; on sandy soils.
Altitude range: Up to 200 m
Flowering time:
Worldwide distribution: Mozambique, Eswatini and KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa.
Mozambique distribution: N,GI,M
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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 661. (Includes a picture).

Coates Palgrave, K. (revised and updated by Meg Coates Palgrave) (2002). Trees of Southern Africa 3rd edition. Struik, South Africa Page 788.

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 92.

Gonçalves, A.E. & Torre, A.R. (1979). 62. Rhizophoraceae Flora de Moçambique Junta de Investigaçoes de Ultramar, Centro de Botanica Pages 10 - 12. (Includes a picture).

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 28.

Torre, A. & Gonçalves, M. L. (1978). Rhizophoraceae Flora Zambesiaca 4 Pages 93 - 95. (Includes a picture).

Van Wyk, B. & Van Wyk, P. (1997). Field Guide to Trees of Southern Africa. Struik, South Africa Pages 294 - 295. (Includes a picture).

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External websites:

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

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: Cassipourea mossambicensis., retrieved 25 September 2023

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