1. Family: Crassulaceae J.St.-Hil.
    1. Genus: Kalanchoe Adans.
      1. Kalanchoe peteri Werderm.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is N. & NE. Tanzania.

    [FTEA]

    Crassulaceae, G.E. Wickens. Flora of Tropical East Africa. 1987

    Habit
    Glabrous pruinose perennial; stem erect, 0.6–1.3 m. high.
    Leaves
    Leaves petiolate; blade oblong or ovate, up to 20 cm. long, 16 cm. wide, apex obtuse, base truncate or auriculate, margins crenate, bluntly serrate or dentate, subsinuate towards the apex, glaucous or glaucescent; petiole 2–6 cm. long, flattened and grooved above, slightly broadened at the base.
    Inflorescences
    Inflorescence a racemose cyme, up to 20 cm. or more long; pedicels 5–7(–12) mm. long.
    Calyx
    Calyx-lobes triangular-subulate, 7–11 mm. long, 1.5–2.5 mm. wide, attenuated, connate at the base for 0.5–1(–2) mm.
    Corolla
    Corolla ivory white, greenish white on the lower part of the tube; tube 27–33(–38) mm. long; lobes obovate, 10–16 mm. long, 5–8 mm. wide, mucronate (mucro 0.5–1 mm. long).
    Stamens
    Anthers with apical glands ± 0.25 mm. in diameter; episepalous stamens included 1–2 mm. within the tube, anthers oblong 2.5–3 mm. long, 1.2 mm. wide; epipetalous stamens exserted by 0.5–1.5 mm., anthers oblong, ± 2 mm. long, 1 mm. wide.
    Nectaries
    Nectary scales linear-subulate, 4–13 mm. long.
    Carpels
    Carpels linear-lanceolate, 12–16(–18) mm. long, attenuated into styles 12–15(–18) mm. long.
    Habitat
    Rocky slopes; 1700–2100 m.
    Distribution
    T2 T3 not known elsewhere

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Tanzania

    Kalanchoe peteri Werderm. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Marmier-hapostolle, Tanzania 29047.266

    First published in Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. 39: 271 (1936)

    Accepted by

    • Wickens, G.E. (1987). Flora of Tropical East Africa, Crassulaceae: 1-66.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Wickens, G.E. (1987). Flora of Tropical East Africa, Crassulaceae: 1-66.
    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    • Raadts in Willdenowia 8: 108 (1977).
    • Jacobsen, Lex. Succ. Pl.: 288 (1974).
    • Cuf. in Webbia 19: 724 (1965) excl. specim. Kirk 360.
    • Werderm. in F. Fedde, Repertorium Speciorum Novarum Regni Vegetabilis 39: 271 (1936).

    Sources

    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    Flora of Tropical East Africa
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    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
    'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0