Ochna polyneura Gilg

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Status: Native
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Malawi distribution: S
Growth form(s): Tree, shrub over 2 m, shrub under 2 m.
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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 606. (Includes a picture).

Drummond, R.B. (1975). A list of trees, shrubs and woody climbers indigenous or naturalised in Rhodesia. Kirkia 10(1) Page 260.

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 64.

Robson, N.K.B. (1963). Ochnaceae Flora Zambesiaca 2(1) Pages 242 - 243.

Strugnell, A.M. (2006). A Checklist of the Spermatophytes of Mount Mulanje, Malawi Scripta Botanica Belgica 34 National Botanic Garden of Belgium Page 128.

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Flora of Mozambique: Ochna polyneura
Flora of Zambia: Ochna polyneura
Flora of Zimbabwe: Ochna polyneura

External websites:

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

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2014-24

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2024). Flora of Malawi: Species information: Ochna polyneura.
https://www.malawiflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=140250, retrieved 17 April 2024

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