Aspidoglossum breve Kupicha

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Common names:
Status: Native
Notes: Very similar to Aspidoglossum biflorum
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Habitat: Grassland.
Altitude range: 2400 - 2780 m
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Worldwide distribution: Southwestern Tanzania and northern Malawi.
Malawi distribution: N
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Albers, F. & Meve, U. (eds.) (2002). Asclepiadaceae Illustrated Handbook of Succulent Plants Springer-Verlag Pages 11 - 12.

Burrows, J.E. & Willis, C.K. (eds) (2005). Plants of the Nyika Plateau Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 31 SABONET, Pretoria Page 70. (Includes a picture).

Goyder, D.J., Gilbert, M.G. & Venter, H.J.T. (2020). Apocynaceae (Part 2) Flora Zambesiaca 7(2) Page 250.

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

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: Aspidoglossum breve., retrieved 14 April 2024

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