African Plant Database

Orbea caudata subsp. rhodesica (L.C. Leach) Bruyns
Family : Asclepiadaceae
Protologue : Aloe 37(4): 74 (2000)
Information on the genus : Orbea
Basionym : Caralluma caudata subsp. rhodesiaca L.C. Leach
Status for SA : rejected (present)
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Orbea chibensis (C.A. Lückh.) Plowes
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Caralluma caudata var. rhodesiaca (L.C. Leach) L.C. Leach
 Caralluma caudata subsp. rhodesiaca L.C. Leach
 Orbeopsis caudata subsp. rhodesiaca (L.C. Leach) L.C. Leach
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Caralluma chibensis C.A. Lückh.
=Caralluma caudata var. chibensis (C.A. Lückh.) C.A. Lückh.
=Caralluma caudata var. stevensonii Oberm.
=Caralluma caudata var. milleri Nel
=Orbea chibensis (C.A. Lückh.) Plowes (2014)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial-Succulent - Ht 0.04 - 0.15 m. Alt: 800 - 1200 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • List South. African Succ. Pl. : 28 (1997).
  • Syst. Bot. Monogr. 63: 105-106 (2002).
  • Bryns, P.V. (2014). The Apocynaceae of Namibia. Strelitzia 34: 116
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see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
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Record n°73277 modified 2007-03-05
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