Asystasia malawiana Brummitt & Chisumpa

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Frequency: Rare
Status: Native
Notes: Recently recorded from Mt Mabu and Mt Namuli.
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Worldwide distribution: Southern Tanzania, Malawi and Mozambique.
Mozambique distribution: Z
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Darbyshire, I., Vollesen, K. & Kelbessa, E. (2015). Acanthaceae (Part 2) Flora Zambesiaca 8(6) Page 124.

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 247.

Timberlake, J.R., Bayliss, J., Dowsett-Lemaire, F., Congdon, C., Branch, B., Collins, S., Curran, M., Dowsett, R,J., Fishpool, L., Francisco, J., Harris, Kopp, M. & de Sousa, C. (2012). Mt Mabu, Mozambique: Biodiversity and Conservation Report produced under the Darwin Initiative Award 15/036. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, London Page 72.

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Flora of Malawi: Asystasia malawiana

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Asystasia malawiana
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Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Asystasia malawiana
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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: Asystasia malawiana., retrieved 19 April 2024

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