Ceropegia leptotes M.G. Gilbert

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Frequency: Local and rare
Status: Native
Type location:
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Habitat: Among grasses in crevices of large rocks.
Altitude range: 1500 m (approx)
Flowering time:
Worldwide distribution: Only known from the type collection in northern Zambia
Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca): N
Zambian distribution (Provinces):
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Endemic status: Endemic
Red data list status: Data deficient
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Goyder, D.J., Gilbert, M.G. & Venter, H.J.T. (2020). Apocynaceae (Part 2) Flora Zambesiaca 7(2) Page 133. Protologue (Includes a picture).

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Ceropegia leptotes
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Ceropegia leptotes
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Ceropegia leptotes
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Ceropegia leptotes
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Ceropegia leptotes
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JSTOR Plant Science: Ceropegia leptotes
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Ceropegia leptotes
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Ceropegia leptotes
Plants of the World Online: Ceropegia leptotes
Tropicos: Ceropegia leptotes
Wikipedia: Ceropegia leptotes

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 leptotes.
https://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=234690, retrieved 5 October 2022

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