African Plant Database


Brachystelma circinatum E. Mey.
Family : Asclepiadaceae
Family (APGIII) : APOCYNACEAE
Protologue : Comm. Pl. Afr. Austr. (Meyer) 2: 196 (1838)
Information on the genus : Brachystelma
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Dichaelia circinata (E. Mey.) Schltr.
 Ceropegia circinata (E. Mey.) Bruyns (2017)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Brachystelma galpinii (Schltr.) N.E. Br.
=Dichaelia galpinii Schltr. (1894)
=Brachystelma pallidum (Schltr.) N.E. Br.
=Dichaelia pallida Schltr. (1895)
=Brachystelma bolusii N.E. Br. (1908)
=Brachystelma commixtum N.E. Br. (1908)
=Brachystelma filiforme Harv. (1859)
=Brachystelma ovatum Oliv. (1871)
=Dichaelia undulata Schltr. (1894)
=Dichaelia zeyheri Schltr. (1905)
=Dichaelia cinerea Schltr. (1905)
=Dichaelia macra Schltr. (1905)
=Dichaelia brachylepis Schltr. (1905)
=Dichaelia microphylla S. Moore (1903)
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Geophyte - Ht 0.02 - 0.15 m. Alt: 500 - 1600 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, EC, FS, GA, KN, LP, MP, WC, SWZ

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. Pl. South Africa 14: t.536 (1934).
  • Fl. S. Africa 27[4]: 33 (1980).
  • List South. African Succ. Pl. : 24 (1997).
  • Bryns, P.V. (2014). The Apocynaceae of Namibia. Strelitzia 34: 76
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under chg
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
Map
carte afrique num 72063
 
Record n°72063
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