African Plant Database

Huernia hystrix (Hook. f.) N.E. Br. subsp. hystrix
Information on the genus : Huernia
Basionym : Stapelia hystrix Hook. f.
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Stapelia hystrix Hook. f.
 Huernia hystrix (Hook. f.) N.E. Br. (1876)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Huernia hystrix var. appendiculata (A. Berger) A. C. White & B. Sloane
=Huernia appendiculata A. Berger
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Succulent - Ht 0.03 - 0.1 m. Alt: 100 - 1100 m. Distribution: KN, LP, MP, SWZ

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. Pl. South Africa 19: t.757 (1939).
  • Excelsa Taxon. Ser. 4: 82-87 (1988).
  • List South. African Succ. Pl. : 26 (1997).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
carte afrique num 72278
Record n°72278 modified 2007-02-09
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