Senecio peltophorus Brenan

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Status: Native
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Worldwide distribution: Only known from Mt Mulanje in Malawi and Mt Namuli, Mozambique.
Malawi distribution: S
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Endemic status: Near Endemic
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Darbyshire, I., Timberlake, J., Osborne, J., Rokni, S., Matimele, H., Langa. C., Datizua, C., de Sousa, C., Alves, T., Massingue, A., Hadj-Hammou, J., Dhanda, S., Shah, T., Wursten, B. (2019). The endemic plants of Mozambique: diversity and conservation status Phytotaxa 136 Page 81.

Strugnell, A.M. (2002). Endemics of Mt. Mulanje. The endemic spermatophytes of Mt. Mulanje, Malawi Systematics and Geography of Plants 72 Page 15.

Strugnell, A.M. (2006). A Checklist of the Spermatophytes of Mount Mulanje, Malawi Scripta Botanica Belgica 34 National Botanic Garden of Belgium Page 58.

Timberlake, J.R., Bayliss, J., Dowsett-Lemaire, F., Congdon, C., Branch, B., Collins, S., Curran, M., Dowsett, R,J., Fishpool, L., Francisco, J., Harris, Kopp, M. & de Sousa, C. (2012). Mt Mabu, Mozambique: Biodiversity and Conservation Report produced under the Darwin Initiative Award 15/036. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, London Page 72.

Other sources of information about Senecio peltophorus:

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Flora of Mozambique: Senecio peltophorus

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

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: Senecio peltophorus., retrieved 30 March 2023

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