Begonia nyassensis Irmsch.

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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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Kupicha, F.K. (1978). Begoniaceae Flora Zambesiaca 4 Pages 505 - 506.

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 61.

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Begonia nyassensis
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Begonia nyassensis
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Begonia nyassensis
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iNaturalist: Begonia nyassensis
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Begonia nyassensis
JSTOR Plant Science: Begonia nyassensis
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Begonia nyassensis
Plants of the World Online: Begonia nyassensis
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Wikipedia: Begonia nyassensis

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: Begonia nyassensis., retrieved 1 December 2023

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