Erianthemum schelei (Engl.) Tiegh.

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Status: Native
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Habitat: Montane and riverine forest.
Altitude range: 1350 - 1650 m
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Worldwide distribution: Tanzania, Malawi, Mozambique and Zambia.
Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca):
Zambian distribution (Provinces): E
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Burrows, J.E. & Willis, C.K. (eds) (2005). Plants of the Nyika Plateau Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 31 SABONET, Pretoria Page 200.

Harris, T., Darbyshire, I. & Polhill, R. (2011). New species and range extensions from Mt Namuli, Mt Mabu and Mt Chiperone in northern Mozambique Kew Bulletin 66(2) Page 248.

Polhill, R.M. & Wiens, D. (2006). Loranthaceae Flora Zambesiaca 9(3) Page 180.

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Flora of Malawi: Erianthemum schelei
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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Erianthemum schelei
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Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-24

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2024). Flora of Zambia: Species information: Erianthemum schelei., retrieved 18 July 2024

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