Ceropegia linearis E.Mey.

First published in Comm. Pl. Afr. Austr.: 194 (1838)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is S. Mozambique to E. Cape Prov. It is a climbing succulent and grows primarily in the seasonally dry tropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Cape Provinces, KwaZulu-Natal, Mozambique, Swaziland

Accepted Infraspecifics

Classification

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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Germishuizen, G. & Meyer, N.L. (eds.) (2003). Plants of Southern Africa an annotated checklist. Strelitzia 14: 1-1231. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
  • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.
  • Goyder, D.J., Gilbert, M.G. & Venter, H.J.T. (2020). Flora Zambesiaca 7(3): 1-375. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Flora Zambesiaca

  • Brown in Fl. Cap. 4(1): 832 (1908).
  • Decaisne in Candolle, Prodr. 8: 644 (1844).
  • Dyer in Codd et al., Fl. S. Africa 27(4): 78 (1980).
  • E. Mey., Comm. Pl. Afr. Austr.: 194 (1838).
  • Huber in Mem. Soc. Brot. 12: 117 (1958).

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Drege [4947] South Africa K000305560 Unknown Type Material Yes
K000305456 Type Yes
K000305561 Type Yes
K000305458 Unknown Type Material Yes
K000305562 Type Yes
Obermeyer, A.A. [30468] South Africa K000305559 Type Yes
K000305459 Unknown Type Material Yes
K000305457 Type Yes

Sources

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    • Angiosperm Threat Predictions
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  • Flora Zambesiaca

    • Flora Zambesiaca
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  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

    • Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0