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Orbea verrucosa (Masson) L. C. Leach
Family : Asclepiadaceae
Family (APGIII) : APOCYNACEAE
Information on the genus : Orbea
Basionym : Stapelia verrucosa Masson
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Orbea verrucosa (Masson) L. C. Leach var. verrucosa
 Stapelia verrucosa Masson
 Orbea verrucosa (Masson) L. C. Leach subsp. verrucosa
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Orbea irrorata (Masson) L. C. Leach
=Stapelia irrorata Masson
=Orbea verrucosa var. fucosa (N.E. Br.) L. C. Leach
=Stapelia fucosa N.E. Br. (1909)
=Podanthes pulchra Haw.
=Stapelia verrucosa var. pulchra (Haw.) N.E. Br.
=Stapelia pulchra (Haw.) Schult. (1820)
=Stapelia roriflua Jacq.
=Stapelia wendlandiana Schult.
 
Taxon infra-specific
Orbea verrucosa (Masson) L. C. Leach var. verrucosa
Orbea verrucosa subsp. fucosa (N.E. Br.) Plowes (2013)
Orbea verrucosa (Masson) L. C. Leach subsp. verrucosa
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial-Succulent - Ht 0.25 - 0.1 m. Alt: 20 - 1700 m. Distribution: EC, WC

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • List South. African Succ. Pl. : 27 (1997).
  • Syst. Bot. Monogr. 63: 164-167 (2002).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
 
Map
carte afrique num 73283
 
Record n°73283
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