Widdringtonia whytei Rendle

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Common names:
Status: Native
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Habitat: Only known from Mt Mulanje, Malawi
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Worldwide distribution:
Malawi distribution: S
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Endemic status: Endemic
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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 74.

White, F., Dowsett-Lemaire, F. & Chapman, J.D. (2001). Evergreen forest flora of Malawi Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew Pages 81 - 83. (Includes a picture).

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External websites:

African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Widdringtonia whytei
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Widdringtonia whytei
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Widdringtonia whytei
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Widdringtonia whytei
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Widdringtonia whytei
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Widdringtonia whytei
Google: Web - Images - Scholar
GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Widdringtonia whytei
iNaturalist: Widdringtonia whytei
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Widdringtonia whytei
JSTOR Plant Science: Widdringtonia whytei
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Widdringtonia whytei
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Widdringtonia whytei
Plants of the World Online: Widdringtonia whytei
Tropicos: Widdringtonia whytei
Wikipedia: Widdringtonia whytei

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: Widdringtonia whytei.
https://www.malawiflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=215760, retrieved 29 March 2023

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