Ceropegia crassifolia Schltr.

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Synonyms: Ceropegia brachyceras Schltr.
Ceropegia thorncroftii N.E. Br.
Ceropegia tuberculata Dinter
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Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: crassifolia: thick-leaved
Altitude range: 1200 - 2000 m
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Worldwide distribution: Mozambique, Zimbabwe, Botswana, Namibia, Eswatini and South Africa.
Mozambique distribution: M
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Dyer, R.A. (1983). Ceropegia, Brachystelma and Riocreuxia in Southern Africa. Balkema Pages 179 - 180. (Includes a picture).

Goyder, D.J., Gilbert, M.G. & Venter, H.J.T. (2020). Apocynaceae (Part 2) Flora Zambesiaca 7(2) Pages 142 - 144. (Includes a picture).

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 20.

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 25.

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Flora of Botswana: Ceropegia crassifolia
Flora of Zimbabwe: Ceropegia crassifolia

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

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave 2007-24

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2024). Flora of Mozambique: Species information: Ceropegia crassifolia.
https://www.mozambiqueflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=146330, retrieved 22 July 2024

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