Erythrococca zambesiaca Prain

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Common names: Gorongosa red-berry (English)
Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: zambesiaca: of the Zambezi region
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Worldwide distribution: Malawi and Mozambique.
Malawi distribution: S
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Endemic status: Near Endemic
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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 447. (Includes a picture).

Coates Palgrave, K. (revised and updated by Meg Coates Palgrave) (2002). Trees of Southern Africa 3rd edition. Struik, South Africa Page 503.

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 83.

Radcliffe-Smith, A. (1996). Euphorbiaceae Flora Zambesiaca 9(4) Page 167.

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Flora of Mozambique: Erythrococca zambesiaca

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

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: Erythrococca zambesiaca., retrieved 11 December 2023

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