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

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Orbea valida subsp. valida

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Lupane District, Western side.

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Synonyms: Caralluma valida N.E. Br.
Orbeopsis valida (N.E. Br.) L.C. Leach
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Status: Native
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Worldwide distribution: Zambia, Zimbabwe, Botswana and Namibia
Zimbabwe distribution: N,W
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Red data list status: Vulnerable
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Images last updated: Thursday 31 July 2014

Bruyns, P.V. (2002). Monograph of Orbea and Ballyanthus (Apocynaceae-Asclepiadoideae-Ceropegieae) Systematic Botany Monographs 63 Pages 126 - 128. (Includes a picture).

Bruyns, P.V. (2014). The Apocynaceae of Namibia Strelitzia 34 SANBI, Pretoria, South Africa Page 122.

Golding, J.S. (ed.) (2002). Zimbabwe Plant Red Data List. Southern African Plant Red Data Lists. SABONET 14 Page 162.

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 valida

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Flora of Botswana: Orbea valida subsp. valida
Flora of Caprivi: Orbea valida subsp. valida
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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Orbea valida
African Plant Database: Orbea valida
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Orbea valida
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Orbea valida
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Orbea valida
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Orbea valida
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Orbea valida
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GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Orbea valida
iNaturalist: Orbea valida
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Orbea valida
JSTOR Plant Science: Orbea valida
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Orbea valida
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Orbea valida
Plants of the World Online: Orbea valida
The Plant List (version 1.1): Orbea valida
Tropicos: Orbea valida
Wikipedia: Orbea valida

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-20

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2020). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Orbea valida subsp. valida.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=146700, retrieved 15 July 2020

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