Austrosynotis rectirama (Baker) C. Jeffrey

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Synonyms: Senecio rectiramus Baker
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Status: Native
Robust climber up to 10 m. Leaves grey beneath; petioles used as climbing aids. Flowers yellow.
Derivation of specific name:
Habitat: At margins of forest
Altitude range: 1400 - 1850 m
Flowering time:
Worldwide distribution: Southern Tanzania and Malawi
Malawi distribution: N,C
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Endemic status: Near Endemic
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Beentje, H.J. & Ghazanfar, S.A. (eds.) (2005). Compositae (Part 3) Flora of Tropical East Africa Pages 611 - 613. (Includes a picture).

Jeffrey, C. (1986). The Senecioneae in East Tropical Africa: Notes on Compositae: IV Kew Bulletin 41(4) Page 878.

White, F., Dowsett-Lemaire, F. & Chapman, J.D. (2001). Evergreen forest flora of Malawi Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew Page 206. as Senecio rectiramus

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Austrosynotis rectirama
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Austrosynotis rectirama
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Austrosynotis rectirama
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Austrosynotis rectirama
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Austrosynotis rectirama
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IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Austrosynotis rectirama
JSTOR Plant Science: Austrosynotis rectirama
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Austrosynotis rectirama
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Austrosynotis rectirama
Plants of the World Online: Austrosynotis rectirama
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Wikipedia: Austrosynotis rectirama

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: Austrosynotis rectirama., retrieved 30 March 2023

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