African Plant Database


Orbea albocastanea (Marloth) Bruyns
Family : Asclepiadaceae
Family (APGIII) : APOCYNACEAE
Protologue : Aloe 37(4): 73 (2000)
Information on the genus : Orbea
Basionym : Stapelia albocastanea Marloth
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Caralluma albocastanea (Marloth) L. C. Leach
 Orbeopsis albocastanea (Marloth) L. C. Leach
 Stapelia albocastanea Marloth
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Stapelia caroli-schmidtii Dinter & A. Berger (1914)
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial-Succulent - Ht 0.02 - 0.08 m. Alt: 1200 - 1700 m. Distribution: NAM

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • List South. African Succ. Pl. : 28 (1997).
  • Syst. Bot. Monogr. 63: 108-111 (2002).
  • Bryns, P.V. (2014). The Apocynaceae of Namibia. Strelitzia 34: 115
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 73276
 
Record n°73276 modified 2007-02-12
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