Millettia ebenifera J.E. Burrows & Lötter

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Synonyms: Fornasinia ebenifera Bertol.
Millettia grandis sensu Verdcourt in Flora Zambesiaca 2007
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Status: Native
Notes: This species is closely related to the South African Millettia grandis and has only recently been separated from that taxon.
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Worldwide distribution: Only known from southern Mozambique.
Mozambique distribution: GI,M
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Endemic status: Endemic
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Brummitt, R.K., Harder, D.K., Lewis, G.P., Lock, J.M., Polhill, R.M. & Verdcourt, B. (2007). Leguminosae Subfamily Papilionoideae Flora Zambesiaca 3(3) Pages 111 - 112. as Millettia grandis

Burrows, J.E., Burrows, S.M., Lötter, M.C. & Schmidt, E. (2018). Trees and Shrubs Mozambique Publishing Print Matters (Pty), Cape Town. Page 317. (Includes a picture).

Da Silva, M.C., Izidine, S. & Amude, A.B. (2004). A preliminary checklist of the vascular plants of Mozambique. Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 30 Sabonet, Pretoria Page 70. as Millettia grandis

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 86.

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

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: Millettia ebenifera., retrieved 21 April 2024

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