Orbea lutea (N.E. Br.) Bruyns
subsp. lutea

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Orbea lutea subsp. lutea

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Orbea lutea subsp. lutea

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Synonyms: Caralluma lutea N.E. Br.
Orbeopsis lutea (N.E. Br.) L.C. Leach
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Status: Native
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Derivation of specific name: lutea: yellow
Habitat: Open Acacia woodland on stony ground often on calcrete.
Altitude range: (metres) 500 - 1500 m
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Worldwide distribution: Botswana, Zimbabwe, South Africa
Zimbabwe distribution: W
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Red data list status: Vulnerable
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Images last updated: Wednesday 11 February 2009
Literature:

Bruyns, P.V. (2002). Monograph of Orbea and Ballyanthus (Apocynaceae-Asclepiadoideae-Ceropegieae) Systematic Botany Monographs 63 Pages 113 - 115.

Fabian, A. & Germishuizen, G. (1997). Wild Flowers of Northern South Africa. Fernwood Press, Vlaeburg. Pages 322 - 323. as Orbeopsis lutea subsp. lutea (Includes a picture).

Kirby, G. (2013). Wild Flowers of Southeast Botswana Struik Nature, Cape Town South Africa Page 123. (Includes a picture).

Pooley, E. (1998). A Field Guide to the Wild Flowers of KwaZulu-Natal and the Eastern Region. Natal Flora Publications Trust. Durban. Pages 302 - 303. (Includes a picture).

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 28.

Van Wyk, B. & Malan, S. (1988). Field Guide to the Wild Flowers of the Witwatersrand and Pretoria Region Struik, Cape Town Pages 96 - 97. as Orbeopsis lutea subsp. lutea (Includes a picture).


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Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2016). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Orbea lutea subsp. lutea.
http://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=146690, retrieved 4 December 2016

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