Ceropegia bikitaensis (Peckover) Bruyns

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Synonyms: Brachystelma bikitaense Peckover
Tenaris bikitaensis (Peckover) J.E. Victor & Nicholas
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Frequency: Only known from the type specimen
Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: bikitaensis: of Bikita (mine), where the type specimen was collected
Habitat: In North facing miombo woodland, on greyish sandy loam.
Altitude range: (metres) 1200 m (approx)
Flowering time:
Worldwide distribution: Only known from the type locality at Glencova, Zimbabwe.
Zimbabwe distribution: S
Growth form(s):
Endemic status: Endemic
Red data list status: Vulnerable
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Goyder, D.J., Gilbert, M.G. & Venter, H.J.T. (2020). Apocynaceae (Part 2) Flora Zambesiaca 7(2) Page 160.

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Ceropegia bikitaensis
African Plant Database: Ceropegia bikitaensis
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Ceropegia bikitaensis
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Ceropegia bikitaensis
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IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Ceropegia bikitaensis
JSTOR Plant Science: Ceropegia bikitaensis
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Ceropegia bikitaensis
Plants of the World Online: Ceropegia bikitaensis
Tropicos: Ceropegia bikitaensis
Wikipedia: Ceropegia bikitaensis

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 bikitaensis.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=168130, retrieved 9 December 2023

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