African Plant Database

Stapelia knobelii E. Phillips
Family : Asclepiadaceae
Information on the genus : Stapelia
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Orbea knobelii (E. Phillips) Bruyns
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Caralluma knobelii (E. Phillips) E. Phillips
 Orbea knobelii (E. Phillips) Bruyns (2000)
 Orbeopsis knobelii (E. Phillips) L. C. Leach
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Caralluma langii A. C. White & B. Sloane
=Caralluma kalaharica Nel (1937)

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. Pl. South Africa 10: t.363 (1930).
  • Excelsa Taxon. Ser. 1: 64-68 (1978).
  • Syst. Bot. Monogr. 63: (2002).
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