Orbea longidens (N.E. Br.) L.C. Leach

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Status: Native
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Mozambique distribution: M
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Bruyns, P.V. (2002). Monograph of Orbea and Ballyanthus (Apocynaceae-Asclepiadoideae-Ceropegieae) Systematic Botany Monographs 63 Pages 142 - 144. (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.

Leach, L.C. (1975). The Reinstatement of Orbea Haw. (Asclepiadaceae) Kirkia 10(1) Page 290.

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External websites:

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

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave 2007-18

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2018). Flora of Mozambique: Species information: Orbea longidens.
https://www.mozambiqueflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=185240, retrieved 20 February 2018

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