African Plant Database

Riocreuxia torulosa Decne.
Protologue : Prodr. (DC.) 8: 640 (1844) 
Information on the genus : Riocreuxia
Basionym : Ceropegia torulosa E. Mey.
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Ceropegia torulosa E. Mey. (1837)
 Riocreuxia torulosa Decne. var. torulosa
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Riocreuxia torulosa var. longidens N.E. Br.
=Riocreuxia torulosa var. obsoleta N.E. Br.
=Riocreuxia torulosa var. tomentosa N.E. Br.
=Ceropegia effusa H. Huber p.p.
Taxon infra-specific
Riocreuxia torulosa Decne. var. torulosa
Riocreuxia torulosa var. bolusii (N.E. Br.) Masinde (2005)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial-Climber - Ht 1 - 5 m. Alt: 500 - ? m. Distribution: LES, EC, FS, KN, MP

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Kew Bull. 60: 417-421 (2005)
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Record n°73082 modified 2006-05-31
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