Ceropegia inornata Masinde
subsp. zambiana M.G. Gilbert

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Common names:
Frequency: Rare
Status: Native
Type location:
Notes: Subsp. inornata is found in Ethiopia, Kenya and Tanzania. It is distinguished by much broader leaves; a distinct petiole; longer corolla lobes and spreading outer corona lobes that are clearly shorter than the inner corona.
Derivation of specific name:
Altitude range: 1200 - 1350 m
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Worldwide distribution: Only known from two collections in northern Zambia.
Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca): N,W
Zambian distribution (Provinces):
Growth form(s):
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) Pages 150 - 152. (Includes a picture).

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

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 inornata subsp. zambiana.
https://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=234740, retrieved 5 October 2022

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