Ceropegia burchelliana Bruyns

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Synonyms: Brachystelma burchellii (Decne.) Peckover invalid name
Brachystelma burchellii (Decne.) Peckover var. grandiflorum (N.E. Br.) Meve
Macropetalum burchellii Decne.
Macropetalum burchellii Decne. var. grandiflora N.E. Br.
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Status: Doubtful
Notes: Although listed by Mapaura & Timberlake in Sabonet Report 33 (2004). There is no mention of this species for Zimbabwe in Flora Zambesiaca 7(2), 2020.
Derivation of specific name: burchellii: after William John Burchell (1781-1863), botanical collector, painter, writer, gardener, entomologist, early explorer and naturalist in South Africa.
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Worldwide distribution: Only confirmed from South Africa
Zimbabwe distribution: N,W
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Goyder, D.J., Gilbert, M.G. & Venter, H.J.T. (2020). Apocynaceae (Part 2) Flora Zambesiaca 7(2) Pages 96 - 97.

Mapaura, A. & Timberlake, J. (eds) (2004). A checklist of Zimbabwean vascular plants Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 33 Sabonet, Pretoria and Harare Page 19.

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 25.

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Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-23

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2023). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Ceropegia burchelliana.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=146130, retrieved 2 December 2023

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