Pleiotaxis angustirugosa C. Jeffrey

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Common names:
Status: Native
Type location:
Zambia, Chavuma
Notes: Little known species but so far only recorded from Western Zambia.
Capitula many
Derivation of specific name:
Habitat: On Kalahari sand.
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Worldwide distribution: Barotseland, western Zambia.
Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca): B
Zambian distribution (Provinces): Nw,W
Growth form(s):
Endemic status: Endemic
Red data list status: Data deficient
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Pope, G.V. (1992). Compositae Flora Zambesiaca 6(1) Page 17.

Wild, H. (1972). The Compositae of the Flora Zambesiaca area. 3. Mutisieae. Kirkia 8(2) Page 198.

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Pleiotaxis angustirugosa
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Pleiotaxis angustirugosa
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Pleiotaxis angustirugosa
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Pleiotaxis angustirugosa
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Pleiotaxis angustirugosa
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Pleiotaxis angustirugosa
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IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Pleiotaxis angustirugosa
JSTOR Plant Science: Pleiotaxis angustirugosa
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Pleiotaxis angustirugosa
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Pleiotaxis angustirugosa
Plants of the World Online: Pleiotaxis angustirugosa
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Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-21

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2021). Flora of Zambia: Species information: Pleiotaxis angustirugosa., retrieved 6 December 2021

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