Monanthotaxis maputensis P.H. Hoekstra

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Common names:
Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: maputensis: after Maputo in Mozambique where the type was collected
Habitat: In various types of thicket and forest on sandy soils
Altitude range: 0 - 150 m
Flowering time:
Worldwide distribution: Mainly in southern Mozambique but also just in South Africa.
Mozambique distribution: GI,M
Growth form(s):
Endemic status: Near Endemic
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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 123. Included under Monanthotaxis caffra (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 75.

Hoekstra, P.H., Wieringa, J.J. & Chatrou, L.W. (2016). A nonet of novel species of Monanthotaxis (Annonaceae) from around Africa Phytokeys 69 Pages 91 - 95. (Includes a picture).

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Monanthotaxis maputensis
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Monanthotaxis maputensis
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Monanthotaxis maputensis
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Monanthotaxis maputensis
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Monanthotaxis maputensis
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Monanthotaxis maputensis
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GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Monanthotaxis maputensis
iNaturalist: Monanthotaxis maputensis
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Monanthotaxis maputensis
JSTOR Plant Science: Monanthotaxis maputensis
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Monanthotaxis maputensis
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Monanthotaxis maputensis
Plants of the World Online: Monanthotaxis maputensis
Tropicos: Monanthotaxis maputensis
Wikipedia: Monanthotaxis maputensis

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave 2007-22

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2022). Flora of Mozambique: Species information: Monanthotaxis maputensis., retrieved 4 October 2022

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