Casearia celastroides I.Darbysh. & J.E.Burrows

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Synonyms: Casearia ?sp. nov sensu Timberlake et Al., Plant Ecology and Evolution 144 (2): 131, 2011
Casearia sp. A sensu Burrows et al. in Trees & Shrubs Mozambique: 630 (2018)
Common names:
Frequency: Local
Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: celastroides: resembling a species in Celastraceae.
Habitat: In riverine woodland and forest and in Brachystegia-Uapaca-Parinari woodland, on sandy soils.
Altitude range: 95 - 135 m
Flowering time:
Worldwide distribution: Only known from northeastern Mozambique but may also occur on the Tanzania side of the Rovumo River.
Mozambique distribution: N
Growth form(s):
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 630. (Includes a picture).

Darbyshire, I., Goyder,D.J., Wood, J.R.I., Banze, A. & Burrows, J.E. (2020). Further new species and records from the coastal dry forests and woodlands of the Rovuma Centre of Endemism Plant Ecology and Evolution 153 (3) Pages 428 - 432. Protologue (Includes a picture).

Timberlake, J. et al. (2011). Coastal dry forests in northern Mozambique Plant Ecology and Evolution 144(2) Page 131. As Casearia ?sp. nov

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

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: Casearia celastroides., retrieved 15 June 2024

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