Gomphocarpus semiamplectens K. Schum.

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Synonyms: Asclepias semiamplectens (K. Schum.) Hiern
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Status: Native
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Habitat: Open hillsides and in deciduous woodland, usually on sandy soils.
Altitude range: 900 - 1600 m
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Worldwide distribution: Angola, Cabinda, DRC and Zambia.
Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca): N,W,C
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Goyder, D.J., Gilbert, M.G. & Venter, H.J.T. (2020). Apocynaceae (Part 2) Flora Zambesiaca 7(2) Pages 302 - 303. (Includes a picture).

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

Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-22

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2022). Flora of Zambia: Species information: Gomphocarpus semiamplectens.
https://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=185770, retrieved 5 October 2022

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