Chlorophytum chelindaensis Kativu & Nordal

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Common names:
Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: chelindaensis: of the Chelinda Hills on the Nyika Plateau, Malawi.
Habitat: In montane grassland on shallow soils overlying rock.
Altitude range: 2300 m (approx)
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Worldwide distribution: Known only from the Nyika Plateau, Malawi.
Malawi distribution: N
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Endemic status: Endemic
Red data list status: Vulnerable
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Kativu, S., Hoell, G., Bjorå, C. S. & Nordal, I. (2008). Anthericaceae Flora Zambesiaca 13(1) Page 69.

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

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2014-24

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2024). Flora of Malawi: Species information: Chlorophytum chelindaensis., retrieved 16 April 2024

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