Caralluma fimbriata Wall.

First published in Pl. Asiat. Rar. 1: 7 (1829)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is India, Sri Lanka, Myanmar. It is a succulent subshrub and grows primarly in the seasonally dry tropical biome(s).

Distribution

Native to:

India, Myanmar, Sri Lanka

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Plowes, D. (2013). Some new name combinations in the Stapeliads part 1. Asklepios 116: 3-25.

An alternative taxonomy had been proposed by the following authorities:

  • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne. [Cited as Caralluma adscendens var. fimbriata.]

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Sources

  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 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 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0