African Plant Database

Stapelia grandiflora Masson var. grandiflora
Family : Asclepiadaceae
Protologue : Stapel. 13. t. 11
Information on the genus : Stapelia
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Stapelia grandiflora Masson
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Stapelia ambigua Masson
=Stapelia ambigua var. fulva Sweet
=Stapelia desmetiana var. apicalis N.E. Br.
=Stapelia desmetiana N.E. Br. (1880)
=Stapelia desmetiana var. fergusoniae R. A. Dyer
=Stapelia desmetiana var. pallida N.E. Br.
=Stapelia flavirostris N.E. Br.
=Stapelia senilis N.E. Br. (1909)
=Stapelia grandiflora var. lineata N.E. Br.
=Stapelia obscura N.E. Br. (1877)
=Stapelia spectabilis Haw.
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial-Succulent - Ht 0.15 - 0.3 m. Alt: 500 - 1800 m. Distribution: LES, EC, FS, NC, WC

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. Pl. South Africa 12: t.477 (1932).
  • Fl. Pl. South Africa 12: t.478 (1932).
  • List South. African Succ. Pl. : 30 (1997).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 73875
Record n°73875 modified 2007-02-12
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