Orbea variegata (L.) Haw.

First published in Syn. Pl. Succ.: 40 (1812)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is SW. & S. Cape Prov. It is a succulent subshrub and grows primarly in the subtropical biome(s).

Distribution

Native to:

Cape Provinces

Introduced into:

Queensland, South Australia, Spain

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • (2019). https://doi.org/10.2436/20.1502.01.18. epublication.
  • Albers, F. & Meve, U. (eds.) (2002). Illustrated handbook of succulent plants Asclepiadaceae, corr. 2nd printing: 1-318. Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg,New York.
  • Bruyns, P.V. (2005). Stapeliads of Southern Africa and Madagascar 1-2: 1-606. Umdaus press, Hatfield, South Africa.
  • Germishuizen, G. & Meyer, N.L. (eds.) (2003). Plants of Southern Africa an annotated checklist. Strelitzia 14: 1-1231. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
  • Orchard, A.E. (ed.) (1996). Flora of Australia 28: 1-335. Australian Government Publishing Service, Canberra.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • (2019). https://doi.org/10.2436/20.1502.01.18. epublication.
  • Germishuizen, G. & Meyer, N.L. (eds.) (2003). Plants of Southern Africa an annotated checklist. Strelitzia 14: 1-1231. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
  • Orchard, A.E. (ed.) (1996). Flora of Australia 28: 1-335. Australian Government Publishing Service, Canberra.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
s.coll. [s.n.] 14790.000 No
s.coll. [s.n.] 14796.000 No
s.coll. [s.n.] 14797.000 No
Eyles, F. [8420], Zimbabwe 1982.000 No
s.coll. [s.n.] 25895.000 No
s.coll. [s.n.], South Africa 27611.000 No
s.coll. [s.n.], South Africa 27642.000 No
s.coll. [s.n.] 32951.000 No
s.coll. [s.n.] 32955.000 No
s.coll. [s.n.] 37812.000 No
s.coll. [s.n.] 4063.000 No
s.coll. [s.n.] 4067.000 No
Pillans, N.S. [87], South Africa 5383.000 No
s.coll. [s.n.] 5389.000 No
s.coll. [s.n.] 5390.000 No
s.coll. [s.n.] 5391.000 No
s.coll. [s.n.] 6782.000 No
Pillans, N.S. [s.n.], South Africa 6786.000 No
Pillans, N.S. [s.n.], South Africa 6787.000 No
s.coll. [s.n.] 6788.000 No
s.coll. [s.n.] 6789.000 No
Burgess, R. [s.n.] 7045.000 No

Sources

  • Art and Illustrations in Digifolia

    • Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew
  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

  • 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
  • Kew Science Photographs

    • Copyright applied to individual images