African Plant Database


Orbea schweinfurthii (A. Berger) Bruyns
Family : Asclepiadaceae
Family (APGIII) : APOCYNACEAE
Protologue : Aloe 37(4): 76 (2000)
Information on the genus : Orbea
Basionym : Caralluma schweinfurthii A. Berger
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Caralluma schweinfurthii A. Berger (1910)
 Pachycymbium schweinfurthii (A. Berger) M. G. Gilbert (1990)
 Angolluma schweinfurthii (A. Berger) Plowes (1994)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Caralluma piaranthoides Oberm.
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial-Succulent, Creeper - Ht 0.02 - 0.04 m. Alt: 900 - 1100 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • List South. African Succ. Pl. : 28 (1997).
  • Syst. Bot. Monogr. 63: 33-36 (2002).
  • Bryns, P.V. (2014). The Apocynaceae of Namibia. Strelitzia 34: 121
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
Map
carte afrique num 73286
 
Record n°73286 modified 2007-03-02
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