Otiophora villicaulis Mildbr.
var. iringensis (Verdc.) Puff

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Synonyms: Otiophora parviflora Verdc. var. iringensis Verdc.
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Status: Native
See var. villicaulis for general details. This variety is generally less densely hairy but intermediates are known from Malawi populations.
Derivation of specific name: iringensis: from Iringa in Tanzania, where thetype specimen for this variety was collected.
Habitat: In open or wooded grassland.
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Worldwide distribution: Tanzania and Malawi.
Malawi distribution: N,C
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Burrows, J.E. & Willis, C.K. (eds) (2005). Plants of the Nyika Plateau Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 31 SABONET, Pretoria Page 245.

Verdcourt, B. (1988). Rubiaceae, Part 1 Flora Zambesiaca 5(1) Pages 148 - 149.

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

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: Otiophora villicaulis var. iringensis.
https://www.malawiflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=221400, retrieved 2 December 2023

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