Rothmannia capensis Thunb.

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Derivation of specific name: capensis: of the Cape
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Worldwide distribution: Botswana, Eswatini, South Africa and possibly Mozambique.
Botswana distribution: SE
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Bridson, D.M. & Verdcourt, B. (2003). Rubiaceae, Part 3 Flora Zambesiaca 5(3) Page 655.

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 99.

Siebert, S. & Mössmer, M. (Editors) (2002). SABONET Southern Mozambique Expedition 2001; Provisional Plant Checklist of the Maputo Elephant Reserve (MER) and Licuati Forest Reserve (LFR) SABONET News 7(1) Page 29.

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Flora of Mozambique: Rothmannia capensis

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Rothmannia capensis
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Rothmannia capensis
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Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Rothmannia capensis
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Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2014-24

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2024). Flora of Botswana: Species information: Rothmannia capensis., retrieved 25 May 2024

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