Stylochaeton tortispathus Bogner & Haigh

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Common names:
Frequency: Very locally common
Status: Native
Notes: Only known from the type location
Derivation of specific name:
Habitat: Miombo woodland
Altitude range: 80 m (approx)
Flowering time:
Worldwide distribution: Northern Mozambique only.
Mozambique distribution: N
Growth form(s):
Endemic status: Endemic
Red data list status: Vulnerable
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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 - 19. (Includes a picture).

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Stylochaeton tortispathus
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Stylochaeton tortispathus
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Stylochaeton tortispathus
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Stylochaeton tortispathus
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Stylochaeton tortispathus
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Stylochaeton tortispathus
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GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Stylochaeton tortispathus
iNaturalist: Stylochaeton tortispathus
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Stylochaeton tortispathus
JSTOR Plant Science: Stylochaeton tortispathus
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Stylochaeton tortispathus
Kew Monocotyledon checklist: Stylochaeton tortispathus
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Stylochaeton tortispathus
Plants of the World Online: Stylochaeton tortispathus
Tropicos: Stylochaeton tortispathus
Wikipedia: Stylochaeton tortispathus

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave 2007-20

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2020). Flora of Mozambique: Species information: Stylochaeton tortispathus., retrieved 20 October 2020

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