Adenium boehmianum Schinz

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Synonyms: Adenium obesum (Forssk.) Roem. & Schult. subsp. boehmianum (Schinz) G.D.Rowley
Common names:
Frequency: Very rare in Botswana.
Status: Native
Notes: Apparently only known from a few individuals in the hills of Kuke, Ghanzi.
Derivation of specific name: boehmianum: after Richard Böhm (Boehm) (1854-1884), German plant collector in Tanzania in 1882.
Flowering time:
Worldwide distribution: Botswana and Namibia.
Botswana distribution: SE
Growth form(s):
Endemic status:
Red data list status: Endangered
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Golding, J.S. (ed.) (2002). Botswana Plant Red Data List. Southern African Plant Red Data Lists. SABONET 14 Page 18.

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 24.

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Adenium boehmianum
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Adenium boehmianum
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Adenium boehmianum
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Adenium boehmianum
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iNaturalist: Adenium boehmianum
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Adenium boehmianum
JSTOR Plant Science: Adenium boehmianum
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Adenium boehmianum
Plants of the World Online: Adenium boehmianum
Tropicos: Adenium boehmianum
Wikipedia: Adenium boehmianum

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2014-24

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2024). Flora of Botswana: Species information: Adenium boehmianum., retrieved 18 July 2024

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