Kalanchoe lobata R. Fern.

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Common names:
Status: Native
Succulent, probably perennial herb, up to 65 cm, with an erect rigid stem, woody at the base.
Notes: This species is closely related to K. laciniata and has similar indumentum, formed by more distinct glandular-headed hairs. It can be distinguished by the length of the calyx, shape and size of sepals, shape and size of corolla tubes and lobes.
Derivation of specific name: lobata: lobed
Altitude range: (metres)
Flowering time:
Worldwide distribution: Endemic to the central plateau from Matobo to Harare and east to Mutare [but this doesn't agree with FZ distribution].
Zimbabwe distribution: N,E
Growth form(s):
Endemic status: Endemic
Red data list status: Data deficient
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Images last updated: Wednesday 2 November 2005

Fernandes, R. (1983). Crassulaceae Flora Zambesiaca 7(1) Pages 52 - 53.

Golding, J.S. (ed.) (2002). Zimbabwe Plant Red Data List. Southern African Plant Red Data Lists. SABONET 14 Page 179.

Mapaura, A. (2002). Endemic Plant Species of Zimbabwe. Kirkia 18(1) Page 136.

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External websites:

African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Kalanchoe lobata
African Plant Database: Kalanchoe lobata
Biodiversity Explorer (Biodiversity of southern Africa): Kalanchoe lobata
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Kalanchoe lobata
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Kalanchoe lobata
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Kalanchoe lobata
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Kalanchoe lobata
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Kalanchoe lobata
Google: Web - Images - Scholar
GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Kalanchoe lobata
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Kalanchoe lobata
Ispot Southern Africa: Kalanchoe lobata
JSTOR Plant Science: Kalanchoe lobata
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Kalanchoe lobata
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Kalanchoe lobata
The Plant List (version 1.1): Kalanchoe lobata
Tropicos: Kalanchoe lobata

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-19

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2019). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Kalanchoe lobata.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=124930, retrieved 27 June 2019

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