Cynanchum rungweense Bullock

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Common names:
Status: Native
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Habitat: In forest and along forest margins.
Altitude range: 1700 - 2600 m
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Worldwide distribution: Tanzania,Malawi and Zambia.
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.

Goyder, D.J., Gilbert, M.G. & Venter, H.J.T. (2020). Apocynaceae (Part 2) Flora Zambesiaca 7(2) Pages 346 - 347. (Includes a picture).

Liede, S. (1996). A revision of Cynanchum in Africa Annals of the Missouri Botanical Garden 83 Pages 335 - 337. (Includes a picture).

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Flora of Zambia: Cynanchum rungweense

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Cynanchum rungweense
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Cynanchum rungweense
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Cynanchum rungweense
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Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Cynanchum rungweense
Plants of the World Online: Cynanchum rungweense
Tropicos: Cynanchum rungweense
Wikipedia: Cynanchum rungweense

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: Cynanchum rungweense., retrieved 2 December 2023

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