African Plant Database

Stapelia pulchra (Haw.) Schult.
Family : Asclepiadaceae
Protologue : Syst. Veg., ed. 15 bis [Roemer & Schultes] 6: 28 (1820)
Information on the genus : Stapelia
Basionym : Podanthes pulchra Haw.
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Orbea verrucosa (Masson) L. C. Leach
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Stapelia verrucosa var. pulchra (Haw.) N.E. Br.
 Podanthes pulchra Haw.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Orbea verrucosa (Masson) L. C. Leach
=Stapelia verrucosa Masson
=Orbea verrucosa (Masson) L. C. Leach subsp. verrucosa
=Orbea verrucosa (Masson) L. C. Leach var. verrucosa
=Orbea irrorata (Masson) L. C. Leach
=Stapelia irrorata Masson
=Orbea verrucosa var. fucosa (N.E. Br.) L. C. Leach
=Stapelia fucosa N.E. Br. (1909)
=Stapelia roriflua Jacq.
=Stapelia wendlandiana Schult.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Syst. Bot. Monogr. 63: 164 (2002).
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Record n°74015 modified 2009-04-15
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