Argyrolobium rupestre (E.Mey.) Walp.
subsp. aberdaricum (Harms) Polhill

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Common names:
Status: Native
Notes: Recently recorded from Mt Namuli.
Derivation of specific name: rupestre: of rocky places; aberdaricum:
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Worldwide distribution: Ethiopia, Rwanda, Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, Malawi, Mozambique and Zambia.
Mozambique distribution: Z
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Burrows, J.E. & Willis, C.K. (eds) (2005). Plants of the Nyika Plateau Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 31 SABONET, Pretoria Page 152. (Includes a picture).

Harris, T., Darbyshire, I. & Polhill, R. (2011). New species and range extensions from Mt Namuli, Mt Mabu and Mt Chiperone in northern Mozambique Kew Bulletin 66(2) Page 248.

Martins, E.S. et al. (2003). Papilionoideae Flora Zambesiaca 3(7) Pages 258 - 260.

Strugnell, A.M. (2006). A Checklist of the Spermatophytes of Mount Mulanje, Malawi Scripta Botanica Belgica 34 National Botanic Garden of Belgium Page 96.

Other sources of information about Argyrolobium rupestre subsp. aberdaricum:

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Flora of Malawi: Argyrolobium rupestre subsp. aberdaricum
Flora of Zambia: Argyrolobium rupestre subsp. aberdaricum

External websites:

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

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: Argyrolobium rupestre subsp. aberdaricum., retrieved 4 December 2023

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