Secamone delagoensis Schltr.

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Status: Native
Notes: Very similar to Secamone filiformis in vegetative state but the distinctive flowers show a well developed corolla tube.
Derivation of specific name:
Habitat: Coastal forests on sand
Altitude range: Up to 100 m
Flowering time:
Worldwide distribution: Southern Mozambique and KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa.
Mozambique distribution: GI,M
Growth form(s):
Endemic status: Near 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 80.

Goyder, D.J. (1991). Secamone (Asclepiadaceae subfam. Secamonoideae) in Africa Kew Bulletin 47(3) Pages 457 - 458.

Goyder, D.J., Gilbert, M.G. & Venter, H.J.T. (2020). Apocynaceae (Part 2) Flora Zambesiaca 7(2) Page 56.

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 24.

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

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: Secamone delagoensis., retrieved 29 November 2023

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