Cavacoa aurea (Cavaco) J. Léonard

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Status: Native
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Malawi distribution: S
Growth form(s): Tree, shrub over 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 433. (Includes a picture).

Radcliffe-Smith, A. (1996). Euphorbiaceae Flora Zambesiaca 9(4) Pages 304 - 305. (Includes a picture).

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Flora of Mozambique: Cavacoa aurea

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Cavacoa aurea
African Plant Database: Cavacoa aurea
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Cavacoa aurea
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Cavacoa aurea
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Cavacoa aurea
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Cavacoa aurea
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GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Cavacoa aurea
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IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Cavacoa aurea
JSTOR Plant Science: Cavacoa aurea
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Cavacoa aurea
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Cavacoa aurea
Plants of the World Online: Cavacoa aurea
Tropicos: Cavacoa aurea
Wikipedia: Cavacoa aurea

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: Cavacoa aurea., retrieved 29 March 2023

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