Xysmalobium kaessneri S. Moore

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Status: Native
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Habitat: In Brachystegia woodland.
Altitude range: 1200 - 1600 m
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Worldwide distribution: DRC, Southern Tanzania, Malawi, Zambia and Zimbabwe.
Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca): N,C,S
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Goyder, D.J., Gilbert, M.G. & Venter, H.J.T. (2020). Apocynaceae (Part 2) Flora Zambesiaca 7(2) Pages 322 - 323.

Mapaura, A. & Timberlake, J. (eds) (2004). A checklist of Zimbabwean vascular plants Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 33 Sabonet, Pretoria and Harare Page 22.

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Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-23

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2023). Flora of Zambia: Species information: Xysmalobium kaessneri.
https://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=145480, retrieved 3 December 2023

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