Viscum congdonii Polhill

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Status: Native
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Malawi distribution: N,C,S
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Mapaura, A. & Timberlake, J. (eds) (2004). A checklist of Zimbabwean vascular plants Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 33 Sabonet, Pretoria and Harare Page 83.

Polhill, R.M. & Wiens, D. (1998). Mistletoes of Africa Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew Pages 302 - 303. (Includes a picture).

Polhill, R.M. & Wiens, D. (2006). Viscaceae Flora Zambesiaca 9(3) Page 204.

Strugnell, A.M. (2006). A Checklist of the Spermatophytes of Mount Mulanje, Malawi Scripta Botanica Belgica 34 National Botanic Garden of Belgium Pages 184 - 185.

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Flora of Zimbabwe: Viscum congdonii

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Viscum congdonii
African Plant Database: Viscum congdonii
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Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Viscum congdonii
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Wikipedia: Viscum congdonii

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2014-23

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2023). Flora of Malawi: Species information: Viscum congdonii., retrieved 5 June 2023

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