Cola cheringoma Cheek

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Common names:
Frequency: Local.
Derivation of specific name: cheringoma: of the Cheringoma District in Central Mozambique.
Habitat: In gallery forest along a river on alluvial lime soil.
Altitude range: 180 - 200 m
Flowering time:
Worldwide distribution: Restricted to the Cheringoma District in Mozmabiqure.
Mozambique distribution: MS
Growth form(s):
Endemic status: Endemic
Red data list status: Endangered
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Cheek, M., Luke, Q., Matimele, H., Banze, A. & Lawrence, P. (2019). Cola species of the limestone forests of Africa, with a new, endangered species, Cola cheringoma (Sterculiaceae), from Cheringoma, Mozambique Kew Bulletin 74(52) Pages 3 - 8. (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 89.

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

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: Cola cheringoma., retrieved 12 April 2024

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