Pachycarpus distinctus (N.E. Br.) Bullock

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Synonyms: Margaretta distincta N.E. Br.
Schizoglossum distinctum (N.E. Br.) N.E. Br.
Schizoglossum scyphostigma K. Schum.
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Status: Native
Notes: The species is known from the Lake Malawi area in Tanzania and listed from Nkhotakota District in Binns (1968:21) but not cited from Malawi in Goyder (1998:361).
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Worldwide distribution: Tanzania and ?Malawi
Malawi distribution: C
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Binns, B. (1968). A First Check List of the Herbaceous Flora of Malawi The Government Printer, Zomba, Malawi Page 21. as Margaretta distincta

Goyder, D.J. (1998). A revision of Pachycarpus E. Mey. in tropical Africa with notes on the genus in southern Africa Kew Bulletin 53 Pages 360 - 363. (Includes a picture).

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Pachycarpus distinctus
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Pachycarpus distinctus
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Pachycarpus distinctus
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Pachycarpus distinctus
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Pachycarpus distinctus
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Pachycarpus distinctus
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GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Pachycarpus distinctus
iNaturalist: Pachycarpus distinctus
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Pachycarpus distinctus
JSTOR Plant Science: Pachycarpus distinctus
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Pachycarpus distinctus
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Pachycarpus distinctus
Plants of the World Online: Pachycarpus distinctus
Tropicos: Pachycarpus distinctus
Wikipedia: Pachycarpus distinctus

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: Pachycarpus distinctus., retrieved 30 January 2023

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