Monanthotaxis suffruticosa P.H. Hoekstra

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Common names: Dwarf dwababerry (English)
Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: suffruticosa: growth like a suffrutex, a dwarf shrub with a strong woody underground base.
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Worldwide distribution: Southern Tanzania and Northern Mozambique.
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., Lötter, M.C. & Schmidt, E. (2018). Trees and Shrubs Mozambique Publishing Print Matters (Pty), Cape Town. Page 124. (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.

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

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: Monanthotaxis suffruticosa., retrieved 5 March 2024

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