Crossopetalum mossambicense I. Darbysh.

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Common names:
Frequency: Local and rare.
Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: mossambicense: of Mozambique.
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Flowering time:
Worldwide distribution: Only known from northern Mozambique but may yet be found to occur also in southern Tanzania.
Mozambique distribution: N
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Endemic status: 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 496. (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 82.

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External websites:

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

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave 2007-20

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2020). Flora of Mozambique: Species information: Crossopetalum mossambicense., retrieved 30 October 2020

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