Acokanthera laevigata Kupicha

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Status: Native
Notes: Recently collected for the first time in Mozambique on Mt Mabu.
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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 67. (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 792. (Includes a picture).

Leeuwenberg, A.J.M. & Kupicha, F.K. et al. (1985). Apocynaceae Flora Zambesiaca 7(2) Pages 406 - 408.

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Flora of Malawi: Acokanthera laevigata

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Acokanthera laevigata
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Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Acokanthera laevigata
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Wikipedia: Acokanthera laevigata

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: Acokanthera laevigata., retrieved 4 June 2023

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