Raphionacme galpinii Schltr.

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Synonyms: Raphionacme elata N.E. Br.
Raphionacme macrorrhiza Schltr.
Common names:
Status: Uncertain
Notes: This species is common on the Lebombo Mountains in South Africa and Swaziland so most likely should also be found on the Mozambique side of the border.
Derivation of specific name: galpinii: named after E.E. Galpin, South African naturalist and collector (1858 - 1941).
Habitat: In a variety of grassland and savanna habitats.
Altitude range: 0 - 1800 m
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Worldwide distribution: Swaziland, Eastern Cape, Free State, Gauteng, Kwazulu-Natal, Limpopo, Mpumalanga and North-West South Africa, and very likely also in southern Mozambique.
Mozambique distribution: ?M
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Goyder, D.J., Gilbert, M.G. & Venter, H.J.T. (2020). Apocynaceae (Part 2) Flora Zambesiaca 7(3) Page 38.

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Raphionacme galpinii
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Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave 2007-22

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2022). Flora of Mozambique: Species information: Raphionacme galpinii.
https://www.mozambiqueflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=233650, retrieved 28 May 2022

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