Crassocephalum montuosum (S. Moore) Milne-Redh.

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Status: Native
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Habitat: Along forest margins and clearings.
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Worldwide distribution: From Nigeria eastwards to Ethiopia and southwards to Angola and Zimbabwe; Madagascar
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Beentje, H.J. & Ghazanfar, S.A. (eds.) (2005). Compositae (Part 3) Flora of Tropical East Africa Pages 602 - 604. (Includes a picture).

Burrows, J.E. & Willis, C.K. (eds) (2005). Plants of the Nyika Plateau Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 31 SABONET, Pretoria Page 89. (Includes a picture).

Chapano, C. & Mamuto, M. (2003). Plants of the Chimanimani District National Herbarium and Botanic Garden, Zimbabwe Page 16.

Jeffrey, C. (1986). The Senecioneae in East Tropical Africa: Notes on Compositae: IV Kew Bulletin 41(4) Page 906.

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 24.

Strugnell, A.M. (2006). A Checklist of the Spermatophytes of Mount Mulanje, Malawi Scripta Botanica Belgica 34 National Botanic Garden of Belgium Page 52.

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Flora of Malawi: Crassocephalum montuosum
Flora of Mozambique: Crassocephalum montuosum
Flora of Zimbabwe: Crassocephalum montuosum

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

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: Crassocephalum montuosum., retrieved 9 February 2023

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