African Plant Database

Stapelia fucosa N.E. Br.
Family : Asclepiadaceae
Protologue : Fl. Cap. (Harvey) 4: I. 977 (1909) 
Information on the genus : Stapelia
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Orbea verrucosa (Masson) L.C. Leach
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Orbea verrucosa var. fucosa (N.E. Br.) L.C. Leach
 Orbea verrucosa subsp. fucosa (N.E. Br.) Plowes (2013)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Orbea verrucosa (Masson) L.C. Leach
=Orbea verrucosa (Masson) L.C. Leach var. verrucosa
=Stapelia verrucosa Masson
=Orbea verrucosa (Masson) L.C. Leach subsp. verrucosa
=Orbea irrorata (Masson) L.C. Leach
=Stapelia irrorata Masson
=Podanthes pulchra Haw.
=Stapelia verrucosa var. pulchra (Haw.) N.E. Br.
=Stapelia pulchra (Haw.) Schult. (1820)
=Stapelia roriflua Jacq.
=Stapelia wendlandiana Schult.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Excelsa Taxon. Ser. 1: 10-61 (1978).
  • Syst. Bot. Monogr. 63: (2002).
More info on :
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see under The International Plant Name Index
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