Capparis scheffleri Gilg & Gilg-Ben.

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Common names:
Frequency: Local.
Status: Native
Derivation of specific name:
Habitat: In coastal forest on coral rock.
Altitude range:
Flowering time:Aug - Nov
Worldwide distribution: Kenya, Tanzania and northern Mozambique.
Mozambique distribution: N
Growth form(s):
Endemic status:
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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 152. (Includes a picture).

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External websites:

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

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave 2007-21

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2021). Flora of Mozambique: Species information: Capparis scheffleri., retrieved 28 November 2021

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