African Plant Database

Brachystelma burchellii (Decne.) Peckover var. burchellii
Family : Asclepiadaceae
Information on the genus : Brachystelma
Basionym : Macropetalum burchellii Decne. var. burchellii
Status for SA : autonym unused (present)
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Macropetalum burchellii Decne. var. burchellii
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Macropetalum burchellii Decne. var. burchellii
 Brachystelma burchellii (Decne.) Peckover
 Macropetalum burchellii Decne.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Brachystelma burchellii var. grandiflora (N.E. Br.) Meve
=Macropetalum burchellii var. grandiflora N.E. Br.
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Geophyte - Ht 0.2 - 1 m. Alt: 800 - 1300 m. Distribution: BOT, EC, FS, GA, KN, LP

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • List South. African Succ. Pl. : 27 (1997).
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Record n°72183
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