Astropanax myrianthus (Baker) Lowry, G.M.Plunkett, Gostel & Frodin

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Synonyms: Schefflera myriantha (Baker) Drake
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Syntypes from DRC, Uganda and Tanzania
Notes: Listed for Zambia by Phiri in SABONET 32: 27 (2005) but absent for Zambia in other literature.
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Bamps, P. (1974). Contribution à l'étude des Araliacées africaines Bulletin du Jardin Botanique National de Belgique 44(1/2) Pages 133 - 135.

Cannon, J.F.M. (1978). Araliaceae Flora Zambesiaca 4 Page 624.

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 24.

Phiri, P.S.M. (2005). A Checklist of Zambian Vascular Plants Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 32 Page 27.

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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: Astropanax myrianthus., retrieved 27 September 2023

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