Eriosema pumilum Verdc.
var. lanceolatum Verdc.

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Common names:
Status: Native
See var. pumilum for general details. This variety is distinguished by much narrower elliptic-lanceolate to oblong-elliptic leaves, particularly the upper ones.
Derivation of specific name: pumilum: dwarf;
lanceolatum: lance-shaped or lanceolate, referring to the leaf shape.
Habitat: In Brachystegia woodland.
Altitude range: 620 - 1340 m
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Worldwide distribution: Tanzania and Malawi
Malawi distribution: N
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Mackinder, B. et al. (2001). Papilionoideae Flora Zambesiaca 3(5) Pages 236 - 237. (Includes a picture).

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External websites:

African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Eriosema pumilum
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Eriosema pumilum
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Eriosema pumilum
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Eriosema pumilum
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iNaturalist: Eriosema pumilum
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Eriosema pumilum
JSTOR Plant Science: Eriosema pumilum
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Eriosema pumilum
Plants of the World Online: Eriosema pumilum
Tropicos: Eriosema pumilum
Wikipedia: Eriosema pumilum

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2014-24

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2024). Flora of Malawi: Species information: Eriosema pumilum var. lanceolatum., retrieved 22 April 2024

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