African Plant Database

Stapelia variegata L.
Family : Asclepiadaceae
Protologue : Sp. Pl. 1: 217 (1753)  
Information on the genus : Stapelia
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Orbea variegata (L.) Haw.
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Orbea variegata (L.) Haw.
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Orbea variegata (L.) Haw.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Stapelia lepida Jacq.
=Stapelia variegata var. brevicornis N.E. Br.
=*Stapelia atrata Tod.
=*Stapelia atropurpurea Salm-Dyck
=Stapelia bisulca Schult.
=Stapelia ciliolata Tod.
=Stapelia clypeata Jacq.
=Stapelia conspurcata Willd. (1809)
=Orbea inodora Haw. (1819)
=Stapelia inodora (Haw.) Decne. (1844)
=Stapelia marginata Willd. (1814)
=Stapelia marmorata Jacq.
=Stapelia mixta Masson
=Stapelia normalis Jacq.
=Stapelia obliqua Willd. (1814)
=Stapelia ophiuncula Haw. (1812)
=Stapelia planiflora Jacq.
=Stapelia retusa Schult.
=Stapelia rugosa Jacq.
=Stapelia trisulca Donn ex Jacq.
=Stapelia ×putida A. Berger (1905)
=Stapelia orbicularis Andrews
=Stapelia bufonia Jacq.
=Stapelia anguinea Jacq.
=Stapelia picta Donn ex Sims (1809)
=Orbea quinquenervia Haw.
=Orbea curtisii Haw.
=Orbea retusa Haw.
=Orbea woodfordiana Haw.
=Stapelia scutellata Tod.
=Stapelia horizontalis N.E. Br. (1890)
=Stapelia variegata var. pallida N.E. Br. (1890)
=Stapelia scylla Sprenger (1894)
=Stapelia hispida Horn ex Rust (1896)
=Stapelia natalensis Rust (1896)
=Stapelia variegata var. prometheus Dammann ex Rust (1896)
=Stapelia ciliolulata Tod. ex Rust (1896)
=Orbea bufonia Haw. (1812)
=Stapelia bufonia (Haw.) Sims (1814)
=Orbea anguinea Haw. (1812)

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. Pl. South Africa 10: t.395 (1930).
  • Excelsa Taxon. Ser. 1: 10-61 (1978).
More info on :
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see under The International Plant Name Index
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Record n°73960
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