Stylochaeton natalensis Schott
subsp. maximus (Engl.) Bogner & Haigh

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Synonyms: Stylochaeton maximus Engl.
Common names:
Frequency: Very rare (see note)
Status: Native
Notes: Known only from the type specimen and a sterile specimen from Zanzibar.
Derivation of specific name:
Habitat: Growing in shade
Altitude range: 50 m (approx)
Flowering time:
Worldwide distribution: Southern Mozambique and Zanzibar.
Mozambique distribution: M
Growth form(s):
Endemic status: Near Endemic
Red data list status: Data deficient
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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 76.

Haigh, A. & Boyce, P. (2012). Araceae Flora Zambesiaca 12(1) Pages 16 - 17. (Includes a picture).

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Stylochaeton natalensis
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Stylochaeton natalensis
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Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Stylochaeton natalensis
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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: Stylochaeton natalensis subsp. maximus., retrieved 7 June 2023

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