Secamone retusa N.E. Br.

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Common names:
Status: Native
Notes: A little known and probably undercollected species (Goyder, 1991)
Derivation of specific name:
Habitat: Lowland and coastal soils on sandy soils
Altitude range: Up to 300 m
Flowering time:
Worldwide distribution: Kenya, Tanzania, Mozambique
Mozambique distribution: N
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Goyder, D.J. (1991). Secamone (Asclepiadaceae subfam. Secamonoideae) in Africa Kew Bulletin 47(3) Pages 442 - 445. (Includes a picture).

Goyder, D.J., Gilbert, M.G. & Venter, H.J.T. (2020). Apocynaceae (Part 2) Flora Zambesiaca 7(2) Page 51.

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

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 retusa., retrieved 30 November 2023

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