Australluma ubomboensis (I. Verd.) Bruyns

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Australluma ubomboensis

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Synonyms: Angolluma ubomboensis (Verdoorn) Plowes
Caralluma ubomboensis I. Verd.
Pachycymbium ubomboensis (I. Verd.) M.G. Gilbert
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Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: ubomboensis: of the Ubombo (Lebombo) area in Eastern South Africa.
Altitude range: (metres) 400 - 1400 m
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Worldwide distribution: Mozambique, Zimbabwe, Swaziland and South Africa.
Zimbabwe distribution: E,S
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Red data list status: Data deficient
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Bruyns, P.V. (2002). Monograph of Orbea and Ballyanthus (Apocynaceae-Asclepiadoideae-Ceropegieae) Systematic Botany Monographs 63 Pages 37 - 40. as Orbea ubomboensis (Includes a picture).

Bruyns, P.V. (2005). Stapeliads of Southern Africa and Madagascar Volume I Umdaus Press, Hatfield, South Africa Pages 63 - 65. (Includes a picture).

Da Silva, M.C., Izidine, S. & Amude, A.B. (2004). A preliminary checklist of the vascular plants of Mozambique. Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 30 Sabonet, Pretoria Page 26. As Pachycymbium ubomboense

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. as Orbea ubomboensis

Plowes, D.C.H. (1993). The taxonomy of the Genera Pachycymbium Leach and Angolluma Munster (Stapelieae: Asclepiadaceae) Excelsa 16 Pages 119 - 120. as Angolluma ubomboensis (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 586 - 587. as Pachycymbium ubomboense (Includes a picture).

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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: Australluma ubomboensis., retrieved 22 May 2019

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