African Plant Database

Orbea lutea (N.E. Br.) Bruyns subsp. lutea
Family : Asclepiadaceae
Information on the genus : Orbea
Basionym : Caralluma lutea N.E. Br.
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Caralluma lutea N.E. Br. (1890)
 Orbeopsis lutea (N.E. Br.) L. C. Leach subsp. lutea
 Orbea lutea (N.E. Br.) Bruyns
 Orbeopsis lutea (N.E. Br.) L. C. Leach (1978)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Caralluma lateritia var. stevensonii A. C. White & B. Sloane
=Caralluma lateritia var. vansonii (Bremek. & Oberm.) C. A. Lückh.
=Caralluma vansonii Bremek. & Oberm. (1932)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial-Succulent - Ht 0.03 - 0.12 m. Alt: 500 - 1500 m. Distribution: BOT, FS, GA, LP, NW

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Syst. Bot. Monogr. 63: 113-115 (2002).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
carte afrique num 73269
Record n°73269 modified 2007-03-05
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