Embelia ruminata (E. Mey. ex A. DC.) Mez

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Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: ruminata: with an uneven surface or ruminate, referring to the surface of the fruit.
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Worldwide distribution: Eastern Camp and KwaZulu-Natal South Africa and just entering into southern Mozambique.
Mozambique distribution: M
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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 730. (Includes a picture).

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External websites:

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

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: Embelia ruminata.
https://www.mozambiqueflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=230440, retrieved 28 February 2024

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