Emiliella luwiikae D.J.N. Hind & Frisby

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Common names:
Frequency: Probably rare
Status: Native
Type location:
Notes: Only known from the type specimen.
Derivation of specific name: luwiikae: named after Ben Luwiika (Died December 20 2002), co-collector of the type specimen and former technician at the agricultural herbarium at Mt Makulu Central Research Station (MRSC), Zambia.
Habitat: Floodplain
Altitude range: 1050 m (approx)
Flowering time:
Worldwide distribution: Only known from Mongu District, western Zambia
Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca):
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Endemic status: Endemic
Red data list status: Data deficient
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Hind, D.J.N. & Frisby, S. (2014). Emiliella luwiikae (Compositae; Senecionae, Senecioninae), a new species from northwestern Zambia Kew Bulletin 69 Pages 1 - 6. (Includes a picture).

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Emiliella luwiikae
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Emiliella luwiikae
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Emiliella luwiikae
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Emiliella luwiikae
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Emiliella luwiikae
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Emiliella luwiikae
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GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Emiliella luwiikae
iNaturalist: Emiliella luwiikae
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Emiliella luwiikae
JSTOR Plant Science: Emiliella luwiikae
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Emiliella luwiikae
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Emiliella luwiikae
Plants of the World Online: Emiliella luwiikae
Tropicos: Emiliella luwiikae
Wikipedia: Emiliella luwiikae

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: Emiliella luwiikae.
https://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=218170, retrieved 2 February 2023

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