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The genus Brachystelma (Asclepiadaceae) in East Africa, with a new record and description of a new species

Author:
Newton, Leonard E.
Source:
Bradleya 1996 v.14 pp. 94-98
ISSN:
0265-086X
Subject:
Apocynaceae, botany, cacti and succulents, new species, Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Zimbabwe
Abstract:
Species of Brachystelma recorded in East Africa (Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda) are listed. A species previously known only from Zimbabwe, B. lancasteri, is reported from southern Tanzania. Brachystelma pellacibellum is described as a new species in Kenya.
Agid:
5948716