Xysmalobium fraternum N.E. Br.

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Status: Native
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Habitat: In Brachystegia woodland.
Altitude range: 1500 - 1800 m
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Worldwide distribution: Southern Tanzania, Malawi, Mozambique, Zambia and Zimbabwe.
Malawi distribution: N,S
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Goyder, D.J., Gilbert, M.G. & Venter, H.J.T. (2020). Apocynaceae (Part 2) Flora Zambesiaca 7(2) Page 322.

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 22.

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Flora of Mozambique: Xysmalobium fraternum
Flora of Zambia: Xysmalobium fraternum
Flora of Zimbabwe: Xysmalobium fraternum

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Xysmalobium fraternum
African Plant Database: Xysmalobium fraternum
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Xysmalobium fraternum
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Xysmalobium fraternum
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JSTOR Plant Science: Xysmalobium fraternum
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Xysmalobium fraternum
Plants of the World Online: Xysmalobium fraternum
Tropicos: Xysmalobium fraternum
Wikipedia: Xysmalobium fraternum

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: Xysmalobium fraternum.
https://www.malawiflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=145460, retrieved 28 September 2023

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