Chassalia colorata J.E. Burrows

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Common names:
Status: Native
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Habitat: Understorey of dry coastal forest, on sands.
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Worldwide distribution: Only known from northern Mozambique but may also occur in southern Tanzania.
Mozambique distribution: N
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Endemic status: Endemic
Red data list status: Endangered
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Burrows, J.E., Burrows, S.M., Lötter, M.C. & Schmidt, E. (2018). Trees and Shrubs Mozambique Publishing Print Matters (Pty), Cape Town. Page 911. Protologue on page 1046-1048 (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): Chassalia colorata
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Chassalia colorata
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Chassalia colorata
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Chassalia colorata
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iNaturalist: Chassalia colorata
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Chassalia colorata
JSTOR Plant Science: Chassalia colorata
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Chassalia colorata
Plants of the World Online: Chassalia colorata
Tropicos: Chassalia colorata
Wikipedia: Chassalia colorata

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: Chassalia colorata., retrieved 19 July 2024

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