Mimosa mossambicensis Brenan

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Common names:
Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: mossambicensis: of Mozambique.
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Worldwide distribution: Southern Malawi and Central Mozambique.
Mozambique distribution: T,?MS
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Endemic status: Near Endemic
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Brenan, J.P.M. (1970). Mimosoideae Flora Zambesiaca 3(1) Page 50.

Burrows, J.E., Burrows, S.M., Lötter, M.C. & Schmidt, E. (2018). Trees and Shrubs Mozambique Publishing Print Matters (Pty), Cape Town. Page 211. (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 86.

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Flora of Malawi: Mimosa mossambicensis

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

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave 2007-24

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2024). Flora of Mozambique: Species information: Mimosa mossambicensis.
https://www.mozambiqueflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=185940, retrieved 19 May 2024

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