Memecylon aenigmaticum R.D. Stone

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Frequency: Rare
Status: Native
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Worldwide distribution: Only known from northern Mozambique.
Mozambique distribution: N
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Endemic status: Endemic
Red data list status: Critically 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 708. (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 90.

Stone, R.D., Mona,I.G. & Ramdhani, S. (2017). Revised treatment of Mozambican Memecylon (Melastomataceae—Olisbeoideae), with descriptions of four new species in M. section Buxifolia Phytotaxa 331(2) Pages 163 - 165. Protologue (Includes a picture).

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

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: Memecylon aenigmaticum., retrieved 19 April 2024

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