Leptoderris goetzei (Harms) Dunn

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Leptoderris goetzei

Nchila Wildlife Reserve
Jan 2009
Photo: Mike Bingham

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Synonyms: Derris goetzei Harms
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Status: Native
Liane up to 20 m tall. Leaflets 2 on each side of the rhachis.
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Notes: Conservation Status:Known from a single record in Zambia. Probably lower risk, near threatened.
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Habitat: Riverine and swamp forest.
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Worldwide distribution: Zambia, Malawi; also Angola, D.R. Congo, Tanzania.
Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca): W
Zambian distribution (Provinces): Nw
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Red data list status: Lower Risk - near threatened
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Content last updated: Thursday 20 October 2016

Brummitt, R.K., Harder, D.K., Lewis, G.P., Lock, J.M., Polhill, R.M. & Verdcourt, B. (2007). Leguminosae Subfamily Papilionoideae Flora Zambesiaca 3(3) Page 79.

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Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2024). Flora of Zambia: Species information: Leptoderris goetzei.
https://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=205390, retrieved 16 April 2024

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