Protea caffra Meisn.
subsp. nyassae (Rendle) Chisumpa & Brummitt

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Status: Native
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Worldwide distribution: This subsp. is only known from Mt Mulanje, Malawi
Malawi distribution: S
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Endemic status: Endemic
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Chisumpa, S.M., Brummitt, R.K. & Marner, S. (2006). Proteaceae Flora Zambesiaca 9(3) Pages 68 - 69.

Strugnell, A.M. (2002). Endemics of Mt. Mulanje. The endemic spermatophytes of Mt. Mulanje, Malawi Systematics and Geography of Plants 72 Page 19.

Strugnell, A.M. (2006). A Checklist of the Spermatophytes of Mount Mulanje, Malawi Scripta Botanica Belgica 34 National Botanic Garden of Belgium Pages 155 - 156.

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External websites:

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

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: Protea caffra subsp. nyassae., retrieved 7 December 2023

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