Coccinia mildbraedii Harms

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Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: mildbraedii: after Gottfried Wilhelm Johannes Mildbraed (1879-1954), German explorer, botanist and plant collector, specializing in bryophytes and pteridophytes. He was Keeper at the Berlin Botanical Museum from 1913.
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Worldwide distribution: DRC, Burundi, Rwanda, Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania and Malawi.
Malawi distribution: N
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Dowsett-Lemaire, F. (1989). The flora and phytogeography of the evergreen forests of Malawi. I: Afromontane and mid-altitude forests; Bull. Jard. Bot. Nat. Belg. 59(1/2) Page 23.

Jeffrey, C. (1978). Cucurbitaceae Flora Zambesiaca 4 Page 444.

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Coccinia mildbraedii
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Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Coccinia mildbraedii
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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: Coccinia mildbraedii., retrieved 21 April 2024

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