Didymosalpinx callianthus J.E. Burrows & S.M. Burrows

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Common names:
Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: callianthus: beautiful flower
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Worldwide distribution: Confined to SE Tanzania (Lake Lutamba, Lindi District) and NE Mozambique (Nhica do Rovuma/ Palma area)
Mozambique distribution: N
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Endemic status: Near Endemic
Red data list status: Endangered
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Burrows, J.E. & Burrows, S.M. (2010). A new species of Didymosalpinx and a new species of Oxyanthus from Mozambique and Tanzania Bothalia 40(2) Pages 201 - 202. (Includes a picture).

Burrows, J.E., Burrows, S.M., Lötter, M.C. & Schmidt, E. (2018). Trees and Shrubs Mozambique Publishing Print Matters (Pty), Cape Town. Page 961. (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 92.

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

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: Didymosalpinx callianthus.
https://www.mozambiqueflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=214350, retrieved 10 December 2023

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