Cynanchum mulanjense (Liede & Meve) Liede & Meve

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Synonyms: Cynanchum viminale (L.) Bassi subsp. mulanjense (Liede & Meve) Goyder
Sarcostemma mulanjense Liede & Meve
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Status: Native
Derivation of specific name:
Habitat: On rocky outcrops.
Altitude range: 1400 - 2400 m
Flowering time:Nov - Apr
Worldwide distribution: Restricted to the mountains in Southern Malawi and nearby Mozambique.
Malawi distribution: C,S
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Endemic status: Near Endemic
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Goyder, D.J. (2008). Nomenclatural changes resulting from the transfer of tropical African Sarcostemma to Cynanchum (Apocynaceae: Asclepiadoideae) Kew Bulletin 63 Page 471.

Goyder, D.J., Gilbert, M.G. & Venter, H.J.T. (2020). Apocynaceae (Part 2) Flora Zambesiaca 7(2) Page 343.

Strugnell, A.M. (2006). A Checklist of the Spermatophytes of Mount Mulanje, Malawi Scripta Botanica Belgica 34 National Botanic Garden of Belgium Page 48. as Sarcostemma mulanjense

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Cynanchum mulanjense
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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: Cynanchum mulanjense., retrieved 1 October 2023

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