Ocotea usambarensis Engl.

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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 195. (Includes a picture).

Diniz, M.A. (1997). Lauraceae Flora Zambesiaca 9(2) Pages 56 - 58. (Includes a picture).

Dowsett-Lemaire, F. (1989). The flora and phytogeography of the evergreen forests of Malawi. I: Afromontane and mid-altitude forests; Bull. Jard. Bot. Nat. Belg. 59(1/2) Page 19.

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Ocotea usambarensis
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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: Ocotea usambarensis.
https://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=206180, retrieved 5 October 2023

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