Crassula schimperi Fisch. & C.A.Mey.

First published in Index Seminum (LE, Petropolitanus) 8: 56 (1842)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Tropical & S. Africa to Himalaya. It is a succulent subshrub and grows primarily in the seasonally dry tropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Angola, Cameroon, Cape Provinces, Chad, East Himalaya, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Free State, India, Kenya, KwaZulu-Natal, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Nepal, Northern Provinces, Pakistan, Rwanda, Saudi Arabia, Socotra, Somalia, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Tibet, Uganda, West Himalaya, Yemen, Zambia, Zaïre, Zimbabwe

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Classification

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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Collenette, S. (1999). Wildflowers of Saudi Arabia: 1-799. National commission for wildlife conservation and development (NCWCD), Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
  • Darbyshire, I., Kordofani, M., Farag, I., Candiga, R. & Pickering, H. (eds.) (2015). The Plants of Sudan and South Sudan: 1-400. Kew publishing, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.
  • Grierson, A.J.C. & Long, D.G. (1987). Flora of Bhutan 1(3): 466-834. Royal Botanic Gardens, Edinburgh.
  • Hedberg, I. & Edwards, S. (eds.) (1989 publ. 1990). Flora of Ethiopia and Eritrea 3: 1-659. The National Herbarium, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia & The Department of Systematic Botany, Upps.
  • Launert, E. (ed.) (1983). Flora Zambesiaca 7(1): 1-394. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Miller, A.G. & Cope, T.A. (1996). Flora of the Arabian peninsula and Socotra 1: 1-586. Edinburgh university press.
  • Miller, A.G. & Morris, M. (2004). Ethnoflora of Soqotra Archipelago: 1-759. The Royal Botanic Garden, Edinburgh.
  • Singh, V., Singh, P. & Dash, S.S. (eds.) (2021). Flora of India 9: 1-482. Botanical Survey of India.
  • Thulin, M. (ed.) (2006). Flora of Somalia 3: 1-626. The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Wood, J.R.I. (1997). A handbook of the Yemen Flora: 1-434. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Collenette, S. (1999). Wildflowers of Saudi Arabia: 1-799. National commission for wildlife conservation and development (NCWCD), Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
  • Figueiredo, E. & Smith, G.F. (2008). Plants of Angola. Strelitzia 22: 1-279. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
  • Launert, E. (ed.) (1983). Flora Zambesiaca 7(1): 1-394. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Sarwar, G.R. (2002). Flora of Pakistan 209: 1-64. Department of Botany, University of Karachi, Karachi.
  • Singh, V., Singh, P. & Dash, S.S. (eds.) (2021). Flora of India 9: 1-482. Botanical Survey of India.
  • Watson, M.F. & al. (eds.) (2011). Flora of Nepal 3: 1-425. Royal Botanic Gardens, Edinburgh.

Flora of Somalia

  • Flora Somalia, Vol 1, (1993) Author: by M. Thulin [updated by M. Thulin 2008]

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • Cufod., Enumeratio Plantarum Aethiopiae Spermatophyta (Supplement in Bull. Jard. Bot. Brux.) p. 171 (1954).
  • Fisch. & Mey. in Ind. Sem. Hort. Petrop. 8: 14, 58 (1841).
  • R. Fernandes in Bol. Soc. Brot., sér. 2, 52: 169 (1979).
  • R. Fernandes in Flora Zambesiaca 7: 7, t. 2 (1983).
  • Tölken in Contrib. Bolus Herb. 8: 133 (1977), pro parte.
  • Tölken in Journ. S. Afr. Bot. 41: 117 (1975)
  • Wickens in Kew Bulletin 36: 666 (1982).

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Nov 1, 2008 Cheek, M. [13588] Cameroon K000541191 Yes
Dec 1, 2000 Cheek, M. [8667] Cameroon K000337876 Yes
Dec 1, 2000 Etuge, M. [3503] Cameroon K000337875 Yes
Mar 1, 1999 Zapfack, L. [1208] Cameroon K000337883 Yes
Mar 1, 1999 Cheek, M. [8770] Cameroon K000337880 Yes
Apr 1, 1997 Zapfack, L. [1203] Cameroon K000337882 Yes
Dec 1, 1976 Thomson, T. [s.n.] India K000739511 Unknown Type Material Yes
Dec 1, 1976 s.coll. [s.n.] India K000739515 Syntype Yes
Dec 1, 1976 Thomson, T. [s.n.] India K000739512 Unknown Type Material Yes
Dec 1, 1976 Strachey, R.; Winterbottom, J.E. [s.n.] India K000739514 Unknown Type Material Yes
Dec 1, 1976 Thomson, T. [s.n.] India K000739516 Unknown Type Material Yes
Jun 1, 1976 South Africa K000310338 Type Yes
Mann, G. [2037] Cameroon K000050013 Yes
[s.n.] K000310085 Isotype Yes
Edgeworth, M.P. [97] K000739518 Type Yes
Hepburn, D. [s.n.] South Africa K000310334 Unknown Type Material Yes
Quezel, P.A. [s.n.] Chad K000310087 Type Yes
Royle, J.F. [s.n.] India K000739513 Syntype Yes

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