Ceropegia gilgiana Werderm.

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Common names:
Frequency: Rare
Status: Native
Type location:
Notes: Only known from a single record in Zambia but fairly widely distributed in southern Tanzania.
Derivation of specific name:
Habitat: In red clay at edge of swamp.
Altitude range: 1400 m (approx)
Flowering time:
Worldwide distribution: Tanzania and Zambia.
Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca): C
Zambian distribution (Provinces):
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Goyder, D.J., Gilbert, M.G. & Venter, H.J.T. (2020). Apocynaceae (Part 2) Flora Zambesiaca 7(2) Pages 121 - 123. (Includes a picture).

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Ceropegia gilgiana
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Ceropegia gilgiana
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Ceropegia gilgiana
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Ceropegia gilgiana
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Ceropegia gilgiana
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Ceropegia gilgiana
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GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Ceropegia gilgiana
iNaturalist: Ceropegia gilgiana
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Ceropegia gilgiana
JSTOR Plant Science: Ceropegia gilgiana
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Ceropegia gilgiana
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Ceropegia gilgiana
Plants of the World Online: Ceropegia gilgiana
Tropicos: Ceropegia gilgiana
Wikipedia: Ceropegia gilgiana

Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-22

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2022). Flora of Zambia: Species information: Ceropegia gilgiana.
https://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=234670, retrieved 5 October 2022

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