African Plant Database

Riocreuxia burchellii K. Schum.
Protologue : Nat. Pflanzenfam. 4(2): 273 (1895)
Information on the genus : Riocreuxia
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Riocreuxia polyantha Schltr.
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Riocreuxia polyantha Schltr.
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Ceropegia burchellii (K. Schum.) H. Huber
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Ceropegia burchellii subsp. profusa (N.E. Br.) H. Huber
=Riocreuxia profusa N.E. Br. (1895)
=Riocreuxia polyantha Schltr. (1895)
=Riocreuxia flanaganii subsp. segregata R. A. Dyer
=Riocreuxia torulosa Schltr. non (E.Mey.) Decne.
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial-Climber - Ht 1 - 5 m. Distribution: LES, EC, FS, KN, MP, NC, NW, SWZ

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. Pl. South Africa 29: t.1124 (1952).
  • LEBRUN, J. P. & A. L. STORK (1997). Enumération des plantes à fleurs d’Afrique tropicale. Gamopétales: Ericaceae à Lamiaceae. Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 4:
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see under The International Plant Name Index
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Record n°73075 modified 2008-04-23
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