African Plant Database

Stapelia geminata Masson
Family : Asclepiadaceae
Information on the genus : Stapelia
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Piaranthus geminatus (Masson) N.E. Br. subsp. geminatus
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Piaranthus geminatus (Masson) N.E. Br. subsp. geminatus
 Caralluma geminata (Masson) Schltr. (1898)
 Obesia geminata (Masson) Haw.
 Podanthes geminata (Masson) G. Nicholson
 Piaranthus geminatus (Masson) N.E. Br.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Piaranthus barrydalensis Meve (1994)
=Piaranthus disparilis N.E. Br.
=Piaranthus foetidus var. diversus N.E. Br.
=Piaranthus geminatus var. foetidus (N.E. Br.) Meve
=Piaranthus foetidus N.E. Br. (1909)
=Piaranthus foetidus var. multipunctatus N.E. Br.
=Piaranthus foetidus var. pallidus N.E. Br.
=Piaranthus foetidus var. purpureus N.E. Br.
=Piaranthus globosus A. C. White & B. Sloane
=Piaranthus pillansii var. inconstans N.E. Br.
=Piaranthus pillansii N.E. Br.
=Piaranthus disparilis var. immaculata C. A. Lückh.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Bradleya 12: 57-102 (1994).
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