Thalassodendron leptocaule Maria C.Duarte, Bandeira & Romeiras

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Status: Native
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Worldwide distribution: Known from Southern Mozambique and KwaZulu-Natal South Africa.
Mozambique distribution: M
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Endemic status: Near Endemic
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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 77.

Duarte, M.C., Bandeira, S. & Romeiras, M.M. (2012). Systematics and ecology of a new species of seagrass (Thalassodendron, Cymodoceaceae) from southeast Africa coasts. Novon A Journal for Botanical Nomenclature 22 Pages 16 - 24. Protologue

Timberlake, J.R., Bayliss, J., Dowsett-Lemaire, F., Congdon, C., Branch, B., Collins, S., Curran, M., Dowsett, R,J., Fishpool, L., Francisco, J., Harris, Kopp, M. & de Sousa, C. (2012). Mt Mabu, Mozambique: Biodiversity and Conservation Report produced under the Darwin Initiative Award 15/036. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, London Page 72.

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Thalassodendron leptocaule
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Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Thalassodendron leptocaule
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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: Thalassodendron leptocaule., retrieved 14 April 2024

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