Macledium kirkii (Harv.) S. Ortiz
subsp. vaginatum (O. Hoffm.) S. Ortiz

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Synonyms: Dicoma kirkii Harv. subsp. vaginata (O. Hoffm.) G.V. Pope
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Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: vaginata, vaginate, sheathed, possessing a sheath.
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Worldwide distribution: DRC, Tanzania, Zambia and possibly Malawi and northern Mozambique.
Malawi distribution: N,C
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Pope, G.V. (1992). Compositae Flora Zambesiaca 6(1) Pages 31 - 32. As Dicoma kirkii vaginata

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Flora of Mozambique: Macledium kirkii subsp. vaginatum
Flora of Zambia: Macledium kirkii subsp. vaginatum

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Macledium kirkii
African Plant Database: Macledium kirkii
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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: Macledium kirkii subsp. vaginatum., retrieved 4 December 2023

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