Orbea paradoxa (Verd.) L.C. Leach

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Synonyms: Ceropegia paradoxa (I. Verd.) Bruyns
Stapelia paradoxa (I. Verd.) P.V. Heath
Stultitia paradoxa I. Verd.
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Bruyns, P.V. (2002). Monograph of Orbea and Ballyanthus (Apocynaceae-Asclepiadoideae-Ceropegieae) Systematic Botany Monographs 63 Pages 151 - 153. (Includes a picture).

Goyder, D.J., Gilbert, M.G. & Venter, H.J.T. (2020). Apocynaceae (Part 2) Flora Zambesiaca 7(2) Pages 222 - 224.

Leach, L.C. (1978). A contribution towards a new classification of Stapelieae (Asclepiadaceae) with a preliminary review of Orbea Haw. and descriptions of three new genera Excelsa Taxonomic Series No. 1 Aloe, Cactus and Succulent Society of Zimbabwe Pages 55 - 58. (Includes a picture).

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Orbea paradoxa
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Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Orbea paradoxa
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Wikipedia: Orbea paradoxa

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: Orbea paradoxa.
https://www.mozambiqueflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=185250, retrieved 25 February 2024

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