6885.050 Orbea Haw.




Bruyns, P.V. (2002) Monograph of Orbea and Ballyanthus (Apocynaceae-Asclepiadoideae-Ceropegieae) Systematic Botany Monographs 63 1-196

Goyder, D.J. (2007) Zimbabwean Asclepiadaceae. Unpublished list.

Leach, L.C. (1975) The Reinstatement of Orbea Haw. (Asclepiadaceae) Kirkia 10(1) 287-291

Description of the genus

Zimbabwe: 11 taxa.

Orbea caudata subsp. rhodesiaca

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SpeciesFZ divisionsContent
carnosa (Stent) Bruyns subsp. keithii (R.A. Dyer) Bruyns[LR-lc]C,EImage
caudata (N.E. Br.) Bruyns subsp. rhodesiaca (L.C. Leach) BruynsN,W,C,E,SDescription, Image
huillensis (Hiern.) Bruyns subsp. huillensis [DD]WImage
lugardii (N.E. Br.) Bruyns[DD]W?Description, Image
lutea (N.E. Br.) Bruyns subsp. lutea [VU]WImage
maculata (N.E. Br.) L.C. Leach subsp. maculata [DD]W,E,SImage
rogersii (L. Bolus) Bruyns[CR]W,E,SDescription, Image
schweinfurthii (A. Berger) Bruyns[LR-lc]N,WDescription, Image
umbracula (M.D. Hend.) L.C. Leach[NrEnd][DD]N,E,SDescription, Image
valida (N.E. Br.) Bruyns subsp. valida [VU]N,WImage
variegata (L.) Haw.WImage

Other sources of information about Orbea:

Our websites:

Flora of Botswana: Orbea
Flora of Caprivi: Orbea
Flora of Malawi: Orbea
Flora of Mozambique: Orbea
Flora of Zambia: Orbea

External websites:

ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Orbea
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Orbea
Google: Web - Images - Scholar
GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network) taxonomy for plants report for Orbea
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Orbea
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Orbea

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-16

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2016). Flora of Zimbabwe: Genus page: Orbea.
http://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=1159, retrieved 22 October 2016

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