African Plant Database

Caralluma rubiginosa Werderm.
Family : Asclepiadaceae
Protologue : Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. 30: 54 (1932)
Information on the genus : Caralluma
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Orbea melanantha (Schltr.) Bruyns
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Orbeopsis melanantha (Schltr.) L. C. Leach
=Stapelia melanantha Schltr. (1905)
=Caralluma melanantha (Schltr.) N.E. Br. (1909)
=Orbea melanantha (Schltr.) Bruyns (2000)
=Caralluma leendertziae N.E. Br. (1909)
=Stapelia furcata N.E. Br. (1909)
=Caralluma australis Nel (1937)

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Syst. Bot. Monogr. 63: (2002).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
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