Huernia rubra

Huernia rubra

Huernia rubra Plowes in Asklepios 64: 20-22 (1995).

Basionim:

Huernia rubra

Plowes in Asklepios 64: 20-22 (1995).

Etymology: rubra (Lat. f.) - red, ruddy

Distribution: Yemen (Ta'izz).

Distribution map

Distribution map of Huernia rubra (my own records)

History: Huernia rubra was first collected by Darrel Plowes and Jerry Barad in November 1989, during a trip to North Yemen. They found it at two localities south of Taizz. Darrel Plowes published the plant in 1995. Peter Bruyns pointed out to include it in H. hadhramautica (2005).

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