Orbea maculata (N.E. Br.) L.C. Leach
subsp. maculata

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Orbea maculata subsp. maculata

Photo: Lewis Walter
Nuanetsi/Mwenezi district, Zimbabwe

Orbea maculata subsp. maculata

Photo: Lewis Walter
Nuanetsi/Mwenezi district, Zimbabwe

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Synonyms: Caralluma maculata N.E. Br.
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Derivation of specific name: maculata: spotted, blotched
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Worldwide distribution:
Zimbabwe distribution: W,E,S
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Endemic status:
Red data list status: Data deficient
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Images last updated: Thursday 13 March 2014

Bruyns, P.V. (2002). Monograph of Orbea and Ballyanthus (Apocynaceae-Asclepiadoideae-Ceropegieae) Systematic Botany Monographs 63 Pages 144 - 147. (Includes a picture).

Chapano, C. & Mamuto, M. (2003). Plants of the Chimanimani District National Herbarium and Botanic Garden, Zimbabwe Page 41. As Orbea maculata

Golding, J.S. (ed.) (2002). Zimbabwe Plant Red Data List. Southern African Plant Red Data Lists. SABONET 14 Page 178.

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 21.

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

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Flora Zambesiaca web site: Orbea maculata
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JSTOR Plant Science: Orbea maculata
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Orbea maculata
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Orbea maculata
Plants of the World Online: Orbea maculata
The Plant List (version 1.1): Orbea maculata
Tropicos: Orbea maculata
Wikipedia: Orbea maculata

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Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2020). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Orbea maculata subsp. maculata.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=146640, retrieved 5 June 2020

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