1. Family: Apocynaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Stapelia L.
      1. Stapelia grandiflora Masson

        This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Africa.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Cape Provinces, Free State, Lesotho, Northern Provinces

    Introduced into:

    India

    Stapelia grandiflora Masson appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 1982 K000306088
    Jan 1, 1982 K000306086
    Jan 1, 1982 Galpin, E.E. [1935], South Africa K000306084
    Jan 1, 1982 K000306087
    Jan 1, 1982 MacOwan, P. [1197], South Africa K000306083
    Jan 1, 1982 Barkly, H. [66], South Africa K000306085
    Jan 1, 1982 Hitcher, T. [s.n.], South Africa K000306089
    14791.000
    South Africa 27608.000
    South Africa 48345.000
    South Africa 5380.000
    South Africa 6777.000
    South Africa 6778.000
    South Africa 6780.000
    8042.000
    8043.000
    South Africa 8049.000
    Pillans, N.S., South Africa 14793.000 Unknown type material
    Pillans, N.S. [39], South Africa 6779.000
    Pillans, N.S. [198] K000306082 Unknown type material
    Hutchinson, J., South Africa 22335.000
    Hutchinson, J., South Africa 6775.000

    First published in Stapel. Nov.: 13 (1797)

    Accepted by

    • Bruyns, P.V. (2005). Stapeliads of Southern Africa and Madagascar 1-2: 1-606. Umdaus press, Hatfield, South Africa.
    • Germishuizen, G. & Meyer, N.L. (eds.) (2003). Plants of Southern Africa an annotated checklist Strelitzia 14: 1-1231. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
    • Albers, F. & Meve, U. (eds.) (2002). Illustrated handbook of succulent plants Asclepiadaceae, corr. 2nd printing: 1-318. Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg,New York.
    • Jagtap, A.P. & Singh, N.P. (1999). Fascicles of Flora of India 24: 1-332. Botanical Survey of India, New Delhi.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Bruyns, P.V. (2005). Stapeliads of Southern Africa and Madagascar 1-2: 1-606. Umdaus press, Hatfield, South Africa.
    • Germishuizen, G. & Meyer, N.L. (eds.) (2003). Plants of Southern Africa an annotated checklist Strelitzia 14: 1-1231. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
    • Jagtap, A.P. & Singh, N.P. (1999). Fascicles of Flora of India 24: 1-332. Botanical Survey of India, New Delhi.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2018. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0