Volkiella disticha Merxm. & Czech

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Volkiella disticha

Record: EA Robinson
Apr 1963
Photocopy: Mike Bingham

Volkiella disticha

Record: EA Robinson
Apr 1963
Photocopy: Mike Bingham

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Common names:
Status: Native
Dwarf perennial
Type location:
Notes: Apart from the single record in Zambia, there are records from two localities on the N border of Namibia.
Red data list status:Few records, limited distribution: vulnerable VU
Derivation of specific name:
Habitat: Floodplain grassland
Altitude range: 990 - 1100 m
Flowering time:
Worldwide distribution:
Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca): S
Zambian distribution (Provinces): S
Growth form(s):
Endemic status:
Red data list status: Vulnerable
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Content last updated: Friday 16 June 2017

Golding, J.S. (ed.) (2002). Namibia Plant Red Data List. Southern African Plant Red Data Lists. SABONET 14 Page 67.

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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: Volkiella disticha.
https://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=224430, retrieved 8 December 2023

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