African Plant Database


Brachystelma tuberosum (Meerb.) R. Br. ex Sims
Family : APOCYNACEAE
Protologue : Bot. Mag. t. 2343
Information on the genus : Brachystelma
Basionym : Stapelia tuberosa Meerb.
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Stapelia tuberosa Meerb.
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Stapelia caudata Thunb. (1794)
=Brachystelma caudatum (Thunb.) N.E. Br. (1880)
=Brachystelma crispum Graham (1830)
=Brachystelma spathulatum Lindl. (1827)
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Geophyte - Ht 0.05 - 0.15 m. Alt: 20 - 300 m. Distribution: EC

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • List South. African Succ. Pl. : 24 (1997).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 72136
 
Record n°72136 modified 2007-02-28
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