Maytenus acuminata (L.f.) Loes.
var. uva-ursi Brenan

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Status: Native
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Worldwide distribution: Only known from Mt Mulanje, Malawi
Malawi distribution: S
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Endemic status: Endemic
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Robson, N.K.B. (1966). Celastraceae Flora Zambesiaca 2(2) Pages 369 - 371.

Strugnell, A.M. (2002). Endemics of Mt. Mulanje. The endemic spermatophytes of Mt. Mulanje, Malawi Systematics and Geography of Plants 72 Page 16.

Strugnell, A.M. (2006). A Checklist of the Spermatophytes of Mount Mulanje, Malawi Scripta Botanica Belgica 34 National Botanic Garden of Belgium Page 66.

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Maytenus acuminata
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Maytenus acuminata
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Maytenus acuminata
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Maytenus acuminata
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Maytenus acuminata
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JSTOR Plant Science: Maytenus acuminata
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Maytenus acuminata
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Maytenus acuminata
Plants of the World Online: Maytenus acuminata
Tropicos: Maytenus acuminata
Wikipedia: Maytenus acuminata

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2014-22

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2022). Flora of Malawi: Species information: Maytenus acuminata var. uva-ursi., retrieved 14 August 2022

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