African Plant Database

Stapelia rufa Masson
Family : Asclepiadaceae
Information on the genus : Stapelia
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Stapelia rufa var. attenuata N.E. Br.
=Stapelia fissirostris Jacq.
=Stapelia rufa var. fissirostris (Jacq.) A. C. White & B. Sloane
=Stapelia rufescens Salm-Dyck
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial-Succulent - Ht 0.15 - 0.25 m. Alt: 500 - 1200 m. Distribution: NC, WC

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. Pl. South Africa 12: t.454 (1932).
  • List South. African Succ. Pl. : 30 (1997).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
carte afrique num 73940
Record n°73940
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