Crabbea kaessneri S. Moore

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Crabbea kaessneri

Mufumbwe Wildlife Camp
Jan 1991
Photo: Mike Bingham

Crabbea kaessneri

Lualaba Province, Comide
Jan 2017
Photo: Warren McCleland

Crabbea kaessneri

Lualaba Province, Comide
Jan 2017
Photo: Warren McCleland

Crabbea kaessneri

Lualaba Province, Comide
Jan 2017
Photo: Warren McCleland

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Status: Native
Description:
Stemless or almost stemless perennial herb with creeping rhizome. Leaves in 2(3) decussate pairs appressed to the ground. Corolla white with yellow gibbous patches in throat.
Type location:
DRC, Katanga
Notes: Red data list status: Local in the Flora area, but not threatened.
Derivation of specific name:
Habitat: Miombo woodland on rocky outcrops.
Altitude range: 1200 - 1750 m
Flowering time:Jan - Feb
Worldwide distribution:
Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca): N,W
Zambian distribution (Provinces): Nw,Cb,N
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Content last updated: Tuesday 16 May 2017
Literature:

Darbyshire, I., Vollesen, K. & Kelbessa, E. (2015). Acanthaceae (Part 2) Flora Zambesiaca 8(6) Page 18.

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Crabbea kaessneri
Biodiversity Explorer (Biodiversity of southern Africa): Crabbea kaessneri
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Crabbea kaessneri
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Crabbea kaessneri
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Crabbea kaessneri
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Crabbea kaessneri
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Crabbea kaessneri
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GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Crabbea kaessneri
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Crabbea kaessneri
Ispot Southern Africa: Crabbea kaessneri
JSTOR Plant Science: Crabbea kaessneri
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Crabbea kaessneri
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Crabbea kaessneri
The Plant List (version 1.1): Crabbea kaessneri
Tropicos: Crabbea kaessneri


Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-17

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2017). Flora of Zambia: Species information: Crabbea kaessneri.
http://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=221940, retrieved 12 December 2017

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