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This species is accepted, and its native range is Eritrea to NW. Namibia, Arabian Peninsula. It is used to treat unspecified medicinal disorders.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

[FTEA]

Crassulaceae, G.E. Wickens. Flora of Tropical East Africa. 1987

Morphology General Habit
Perennial or possibly biennial herb, 0.4–1(–1.5) m. high; stem erect, glabrous.
Morphology Leaves
Leaves petiolate; blade usually compound or dissected, rarely leaves undivided or 3-lobed, up to 7 cm. long, 6 cm. wide, median leaves mostly 3-foliate or 3-ternate; leaflets lanceolate, terminal leaflet up to 8 cm. long, 2.5(–6) cm. wide, the lateral leaflets of the same size or smaller, petiolule up to 2.5 cm. long, margins coarsely serrate, crenate-dentate or laciniate, glabrous or pubescent above, glabrous beneath; petiole up to 5 cm. long, flattened and grooved above, broadened at the base or semiamplexicaul.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences
Inflorescence up to 40(–60) cm. long, flat-topped, finely and densely glandular-pubescent, flowers in dense cymes; pedicels 1–2(–4) mm. long.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Calyx
Calyx-lobes triangular-lanceolate, ovate or oblong, 2.5–5.5(–7) mm. long, 1–1.8 mm. wide, acute, connate at the base for 0.4–1 mm.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Corolla
Corolla cream, sometimes tinged with green, dull pale yellow, dull pink or salmon-pink, sometimes bronze-flushed in bud; tube 8.5–11(–13) mm. long; lobes oblong or ovate-lanceolate, 3.5–5(–6) mm. long, 2–3(–3.5) mm. wide, mucronate (mucro 0.2–0.5 mm. long).
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Androecium Stamens
Anthers with apical glands; episepalous stamens included within the corolla-tube 0.5–2 mm. below the epipetalous stamens, anthers oblong-ovate, 0.6–0.9 mm. long, 0.45–0.6 mm. wide; epipetalous stamens attaining the throat of the corolla-tube or up to 1.5 mm. included within the tube, anthers 0.5–0.8 mm. long, 0.45–0.6 mm. wide.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Nectaries
Nectary scales linear-subulate, 2–4 mm. long.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Gynoecium Carpels
Carpels fusiform, 6–7.5(–12) mm. long, terminating in styles 0.75–2 mm. long.
Habitat
Open bushland, scrub and margins of thickets, on stony ground, rocky slopes and ledges; 450–2000m.
Distribution
K1 K2 K3 K4 K6 T1 T2 T5 T6 U2

[CPLC]

Bernal, R., Gradstein, S.R. & Celis, M. (eds.). 2015. Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia. Instituto de Ciencias Naturales, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá. http://catalogoplantasdecolombia.unal.edu.co

Distribution
Cultivada en Colombia; Alt. 2120 - 2120 m.; Andes.
Morphology General Habit
Hierba

[FWTA]

Crassulaceae, Hutchinson and Dalziel. Flora of West Tropical Africa 1:1. 1954

Morphology General Habit
Herb, to 6 ft. high
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers
Flowers yellow, orange, or magenta.

[FZ]

Crassulaceae, R. Fernandes. Flora Zambesiaca 7:1. 1983

Morphology General Habit
A succulent perennial (or also biennial?) up to 1·20 m. high (with the inflorescence).
Morphology Stem
Stem erect, simple, terete, smooth, reddish, leafless at fruiting time, glabrous below, ± puberulous above, the hairs usually c. 0·5 mm. long, straight, spreading, capitate-glandular or with indistinct terminal gland, hyaline to pale tawny; lower internodes 0·3-4 cm. long, the upper ones up to 12 cm. long.
Morphology Leaves
Leaves glabrous, succulent, flat, membranous and pale to dark green on drying, petiolate, up to 23·5 cm. long (with the petiole); lamina usually divided (sometimes those of lower and the uppermost pairs simple, rarely all simple), 3-sect or -foliolate to pinnatifid or pinnate, the primary segments simple, bifid or 3-sect or pinnatisect, various combinations of foliar division occurring sometimes in the same specimen; foliar segments up to 14 c. long and 4 cm. broad, the terminal one the largest, ovate-lanceolate to linear, acute at the apex, petiolulate or attenuate towards the base, entire, dentate, or shallow to deeply lobed; main rachis up to 4 mm. broad, canaliculate; petiole up to 6(8) mm. long, flattish, canaliculate, enlarged into a clasping base but not connate with the opposite one.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers
Flowers erect in ± dense cymes forming corymbs either terminal and solitary or grouped in large panicle-like inflorescences up to 40 x 30; branches puberulous-glandular, at ±45° with the axis, naked in the lower 3/4-1/2, the lower ones up to 29 cm. long; internodes of panicle up to 15·5 cm. long; pedicels up to 10 mm. long, glandular-puberulous.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Calyx
Calyx (2·5)4-5·5(7) mm. long, sparsely pubescent-glandular, thin, pale green, sometimes lineolate with brownish-red; tube 1-1·5 mm. high; sepals lanceolate-triangular, ovate or oblong, acute, separated by broad sinuses.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Corolla
Corolla 12-14(16) mm. long, yellow to yellow-green or orange, sparsely puberulous on the outside; tube rounded below, then narrowing gradually to above the anthers, hyaline or yellowish, 4-gonous and with 4 longitudinal raised nerves at the angles in fruit; corolla-lobes 3·5-4·5 x 1·5-1·75 mm., oblong or ovate-lanceolate, apiculate.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Androecium Stamens
Filaments of the upper stamens c. 1 mm. long; anthers ± 0·5 mm. long, included, the upper ones c. 1·5 mm. below the base of corolla-lobes.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Follicles (5)6·5-7·25 mm. long, fusiform, very attenuate and acute; styles 0·75-1·25(1·5) mm. long.
Morphology General Scales
Scales 2-2·25 x 0·25 mm., linear, acute.

[UPB]

The Useful Plants of Boyacá project

Distribution
Cultivated in Colombia.
Morphology General Habit
Herb.
Ecology
Alt. 2120 - 2120 m.

[UPB]
Use Medicines Unspecified Medicinal Disorders
Medicinal (State of the World's Plants 2016).

Native to:

Angola, Chad, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Rwanda, Saudi Arabia, Somalia, Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda, Zimbabwe

Introduced into:

China Southeast, Dominican Republic, Florida, Morocco

Kalanchoe laciniata (L.) DC. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Dec 1, 2000 Etuge, M. [3444], Cameroon K000337861
Barnes, E. [2096], India 10528.000
Barnes, E. [2095], India 10532.000
Collenette [2693], Saudi Arabia 47744.000
Gillett [in Bally 910], Kenya 47933.000
Bailes [173], Somalia 49894.000
Glover, P.E. [787], Somalia K000232763 Unknown type material
Penzig, O. [s.n.], Ethiopia K000232764 holotype
Bidgood, S. [6184], Tanzania K000468240
s.coll. [s.n.], South Africa Kalanchoe carnea K000975928 holotype

First published in Pl. Hist. Succ.: t. 100 (1802)

Accepted by

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  • Flora of North America Editorial Committee (2009). Flora of North America North of Mexico 8: 1-585. Oxford University Press, New York, Oxford.
  • Germishuizen, G. & Meyer, N.L. (eds.) (2003). Plants of Southern Africa an annotated checklist Strelitzia 14: 1-1231. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
  • Hedberg, I. & Edwards, S. (eds.) (1989 publ. 1990). Flora of Ethiopia and Eritrea 3: 1-659. The National Herbarium, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia & The Department of Systematic Botany, Upps.
  • Hutchinson, J., Dalziel, J.M. & Keay, R.W.J. (1954-1958). Flora of West Tropical Africa, ed. 2, 1: 1-828.
  • Kress, W.J., DeFilipps, R.A., Farr, E. & Kyi, D.Y.Y. (2003). A Checklist of the Trees, Shrubs, Herbs and Climbers of Myanmar Contributions from the United States National Herbarium 45: 1-590. Smithsonian Institution.
  • Launert, E. (ed.) (1983). Flora Zambesiaca 7(1): 1-394. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Lebrun, J.-P., Audru, J., Gaston, A. & Mosnier, M. (1972). Catalogue des Plantes Vasculaires du Tchad Méridional: 1-289. Institut d' Elevage et de Médecine Vétérinaire des Pays Tropicaux, Maisons Alfort.
  • Lê, T.C. (2003). Danh l?c các loài th?c v?t Vi?t Nam 2: 1-1203. Hà N?i : Nhà xu?t b?n Nông nghi?p.
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  • Mostaph, M.K. & Uddin, S.B. (2013). Dictionary of plant names of Bangladesh, Vasc. Pl.: 1-434. Janokalyan Prokashani, Chittagong, Bangladesh.
  • Sarder, N.U. & Hassan, M.A. (eds.) (2018). Vascular flora of Chittagong and the Chittagong Hill Tracts 2: 1-1060. Bangladesh National Herbarium, Dhaka.
  • Sita, P. & Moutsambote, J.-M. (2005). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Congo, ed. sept. 2005: 1-158. ORSTOM, Centre de Brazzaville.
  • Smith, G.F., Figueiredo, E. & van Wyk, A.E. (2019). Kalanchoe [Crassulaceae] in southern Africa: 1-328. Academic Press, Elsevier.
  • Van Steenis, C.G.G.J. (ed.) (1948-1954). Flora Malesiana 4: 1-631. Noordhoff-Kolff N.V., Djakarta.
  • Wickens, G.E. (1987). Flora of Tropical East Africa, Crassulaceae: 1-66.

Literature

Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia

  • ColPlantA (2021). "ColPlantA. Facilitated by the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet; http://www.colplanta.org/"

Useful Plants of Boyacá Project

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Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • Berger in E. & P. Pflanzenfam. 18A: 406 (1930).
  • Pl. Succ. Hist. t. 100 (1802)
  • R. Hamet in Bull. Herb. Boiss. Sér. 2, 7: 897 (1907)

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
  • Darbyshire, I., Kordofani, M., Farag, I., Candiga, R. & Pickering, H. (eds.) (2015). The Plants of Sudan and South Sudan: 1-400. Kew publishing, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Figueiredo, E. & Smith, G.F. (2008). Plants of Angola Strelitzia 22: 1-279. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
  • Flora of North America Editorial Committee (2009). Flora of North America North of Mexico 8: 1-585. Oxford University Press, New York, Oxford.
  • Hedberg, I. & Edwards, S. (eds.) (1989 publ. 1990). Flora of Ethiopia and Eritrea 3: 1-659. The National Herbarium, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia & The Department of Systematic Botany, Upps.
  • Launert, E. (ed.) (1983). Flora Zambesiaca 7(1): 1-394. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Lebrun, J.-P., Audru, J., Gaston, A. & Mosnier, M. (1972). Catalogue des Plantes Vasculaires du Tchad Méridional: 1-289. Institut d' Elevage et de Médecine Vétérinaire des Pays Tropicaux, Maisons Alfort.
  • Miller, A.G. & Cope, T.A. (1996). Flora of the Arabian peninsula and Socotra 1: 1-586. Edinburgh university press.
  • Smith, G.F., Figueiredo, E. & van Wyk, A.E. (2019). Kalanchoe [Crassulaceae] in southern Africa: 1-328. Academic Press, Elsevier.
  • Wickens, G.E. (1987). Flora of Tropical East Africa, Crassulaceae: 1-66.

Flora of Tropical East Africa

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