Pleiotaxis oxylepis C. Jeffrey

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Common names:
Status: Native
Type location:
Zambia, Kalambo Falls
Notes: Red data status: VU D2
Derivation of specific name:
Habitat: Miombo woodland, often on steep slopes.
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Worldwide distribution: Northern Zambia.
Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca): N
Zambian distribution (Provinces): N
Growth form(s):
Endemic status: Endemic
Red data list status: Vulnerable
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Pope, G.V. (1992). Compositae Flora Zambesiaca 6(1) Pages 18 - 20.

Wild, H. (1972). The Compositae of the Flora Zambesiaca area. 3. Mutisieae. Kirkia 8(2) Page 201.

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Pleiotaxis oxylepis
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Pleiotaxis oxylepis
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Pleiotaxis oxylepis
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IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Pleiotaxis oxylepis
JSTOR Plant Science: Pleiotaxis oxylepis
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Pleiotaxis oxylepis
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Wikipedia: Pleiotaxis oxylepis

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: Pleiotaxis oxylepis., retrieved 11 December 2023

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