Bosqueiopsis carvalhoana Engl.

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Bosqueiopsis carvalhoana

Photo: Warren McCleland
Chez Natalie, Mocimboa da Praia.

Bosqueiopsis carvalhoana

Photo: Warren McCleland
Chez Natalie, Mocimboa da Praia.

Bosqueiopsis carvalhoana

Photo: Warren McCleland
Chez Natalie, Mocimboa da Praia.

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Synonyms: Bosqueiopsis gilletii sensu Berg (1991)
Bosqueiopsis luajae De Wild.
Bosqueiopsis parvifolia Engl.
Trymatococcus parvifolia Engl.
Common names:
Frequency: Frequent
Status: Native
Notes: This taxon may be conspecific with B. gilletii De Wild. & T.Durand from Congo-Brazzaville and DRC in which case it would not qualify as a near-endemic.
Derivation of specific name: carvalhoana: After Dr Manuel Rodrigues Perreia de Carvalho (1848-1909), Portugese botanist in Mozambique.
Habitat: Coastal dry forest
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Worldwide distribution: Tanzania and northern Mozambique
Mozambique distribution: N
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Endemic status: Near Endemic
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Content last updated: Friday 28 March 2014

Berg, C.C. (1991). Moraceae Flora Zambesiaca 9(6) Pages 27 - 28. as Bosqueiopsis gillettii (Includes a picture).

Burrows, J.E. & Burrows, S.M. (2003). Figs of Southern and South-Central Africa Umdaus Press, South Africa Pages 300 - 302. (Includes a picture).

Burrows, J.E., Burrows, S.M., Lötter, M.C. & Schmidt, E. (2018). Trees and Shrubs Mozambique Publishing Print Matters (Pty), Cape Town. Page 75. (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 91.

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Bosqueiopsis carvalhoana
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Bosqueiopsis carvalhoana
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Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Bosqueiopsis carvalhoana
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Wikipedia: Bosqueiopsis carvalhoana

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: Bosqueiopsis carvalhoana., retrieved 28 September 2023

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