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

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Synonyms: Caralluma caudata N.E. Br.
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Status: Native
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Habitat: In shallow soils on granite rock.
Altitude range: 600 - 1600 m
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Worldwide distribution: Tanzania, Malawi, Mozambique and Zambia.
Mozambique distribution: N
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Literature:

Binns, B. (1968). A First Check List of the Herbaceous Flora of Malawi The Government Printer, Zomba, Malawi Page 20. as Caralluma caudata

Bruyns, P.V. (2002). Monograph of Orbea and Ballyanthus (Apocynaceae-Asclepiadoideae-Ceropegieae) Systematic Botany Monographs 63 Pages 102 - 105. (Includes a picture).

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Flora of Malawi: Orbea caudata subsp. caudata
Flora of Zambia: Orbea caudata subsp. caudata

External websites:

African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Orbea caudata
Biodiversity Explorer (Biodiversity of southern Africa): Orbea caudata
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Orbea caudata
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Orbea caudata
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Orbea caudata
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Orbea caudata
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Orbea caudata
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GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Orbea caudata
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Orbea caudata
Ispot Southern Africa: Orbea caudata
JSTOR Plant Science: Orbea caudata
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Orbea caudata
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Orbea caudata
The Plant List (version 1.1): Orbea caudata
Tropicos: Orbea caudata


Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave 2007-17

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2017). Flora of Mozambique: Species information: Orbea caudata subsp. caudata.
http://www.mozambiqueflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=185210, retrieved 13 December 2017

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