African Plant Database

Obesia decora (Masson) Haw.
Family : Asclepiadaceae
Information on the genus : Obesia
Basionym : Stapelia decora Masson
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Piaranthus geminatus subsp. decorus (Masson) Bruyns (- fide Bruyns in Stapeliads 2: 361 (2005).)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Piaranthus decorus (Masson) N.E. Br. (1878)
 Caralluma decora (Masson) Schltr. (1898)
 Stapelia decora Masson
 Orbea decora (Masson) Steud.
 Piaranthus geminatus subsp. decorus (Masson) Bruyns (2005)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Obesia serrulata (Jacq.) Sw.
=Stapelia serrulata Jacq.
=Caruncularia serrulata (Jacq.) G. Don
=Piaranthus serrulatus (Jacq.) N.E. Br. (1878)
=Caralluma serrulata (Jacq.) Schltr. (1898)
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