African Plant Database

Ceropegia lugardiae N.E. Br.
Family : Asclepiadaceae
Protologue : Gard. Chron., ser. 3 Ser. III. xxx. (1901)
Information on the genus : Ceropegia
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Ceropegia distincta subsp. lugardiae (N.E. Br.) H. Huber
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Ceropegia apiculata Schltr. (1913)
=Ceropegia distincta subsp. verruculosa R. A. Dyer (1977)
=Ceropegia verruculosa (R. A. Dyer) D. V. Field (1981)
=Ceropegia distincta f. pubescens H. Huber
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial-Climber, Succulent - Ht 1 - 10 m. Alt: 900 - 1300 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • LEBRUN, J. P. & A. L. STORK (1997). Enumération des plantes à fleurs d’Afrique tropicale. Gamopétales: Ericaceae à Lamiaceae. Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 4:
  • List South. African Succ. Pl. : 25 (1997).
  • Bryns, P.V. (2014). The Apocynaceae of Namibia. Strelitzia 34: 87
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
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Record n°73455 modified 2017-11-13
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