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This species is accepted, and its native range is Angola to Namibia.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Angola, Namibia

Petalidium physaloides S.Moore appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 23, 1897 Welwitsch [5000], Angola K000394095 Unknown type material
Gossweiler, J. [10676], Angola K001009362
s.coll. [9443], Angola K001009359
Pearson, H.H.W. [2891], Angola K001009361
Pearson, H.H.W. [2908], Angola K001009363
Pearson, H.H.W. [s.n.], Angola K001009364
Humbert, H. [16329], Angola K001009360

First published in J. Bot. 18: 225 (1880)

Accepted by

  • Figueiredo, E. & Smith, G.F. (2008). Plants of Angola Strelitzia 22: 1-279. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
  • Germishuizen, G. & Meyer, N.L. (eds.) (2003). Plants of Southern Africa an annotated checklist Strelitzia 14: 1-1231. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Figueiredo, E. & Smith, G.F. (2008). Plants of Angola Strelitzia 22: 1-279. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
  • Germishuizen, G. & Meyer, N.L. (eds.) (2003). Plants of Southern Africa an annotated checklist Strelitzia 14: 1-1231. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. 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 2021. 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