Strychnos xylophylla Gilg

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Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: xylophylla: with woody leaves. Probably a reference to the stiff, hard leaves in this species.
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Worldwide distribution: Tanzania and northeastern Mozambique.
Mozambique distribution: N
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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 781. (Includes a picture).

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External websites:

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

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: Strychnos xylophylla., retrieved 7 December 2021

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