African Plant Database


Orbea knobelii (E. Phillips) Bruyns
Family : Asclepiadaceae
Family (APGIII) : APOCYNACEAE
Protologue : Aloe 37(4): 75 (2000)
Information on the genus : Orbea
Basionym : Stapelia knobelii E. Phillips
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Caralluma knobelii (E. Phillips) E. Phillips
 Orbeopsis knobelii (E. Phillips) L. C. Leach
 Stapelia knobelii E. Phillips
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Caralluma langii A. C. White & B. Sloane
=Caralluma kalaharica Nel (1937)
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial-Succulent - Ht 0.03 - 0.1 m. Alt: 900 - 1100 m. Distribution: BOT, NC, NW

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • List South. African Succ. Pl. : 28 (1997).
  • Syst. Bot. Monogr. 63: 111-112 (2002).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 73273
 
Record n°73273 modified 2007-02-12
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