Emilia vanmeelii Lewalrée

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Emilia vanmeelii

Picture: Bart Wursten
At parks offices Thazima Gate, Nyika National Park.

Emilia vanmeelii

Picture: Bart Wursten
At parks offices Thazima Gate, Nyika National Park.

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Status: Native
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Notes: Listed for Zambia by Beentje, Jeffrey & Hind in FTEA Compositae part 3: 582, 2005 and Phiri in SABONET 32: 30, 2005.
This species was formerly included under Emilia coccinia sensu lato
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Habitat: In miombo woodland, often in disturbed situations.
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Worldwide distribution: DRC, Tanzania, Malawi, Mozambique and Zambia.
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Content last updated: Thursday 27 February 2020

Beentje, H.J. & Ghazanfar, S.A. (eds.) (2005). Compositae (Part 3) Flora of Tropical East Africa Page 582.

Jeffrey, C. (1997). What Is Emilia coccinea (Sims) G. Don (Compositae)? A Revision of the Large-Headed Emilia Species of Africa Kew Bulletin 52(1) Pages 210 - 211.

Phiri, P.S.M. (2005). A Checklist of Zambian Vascular Plants Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 32 Page 30.

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Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-24

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2024). Flora of Zambia: Species information: Emilia vanmeelii.
https://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=231760, retrieved 27 February 2024

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