Photo by Herbert Lang
White, A. C. & Sloane, B. L., (1937). The Stapelieae, ed. 2.: 1171
Huernia striata Obermeyer in The Stapelieae, ed. 2. 3: 1170 (1937).
Etymology: stria (Lat.) - furrow, streak
Distribution: Namibia (Tiras Mountains).
Distribution map of Huernia striata (Leach 1988)
History: Plant was collected by Wilhelm Triebner in Tiras Mountains in Namibia. It was described by Anna Amelia Obermeijer in The Stapelieae, ed. 2. 3: 1170 (1937). H. striata was recolected by Willi Giess of the Windhoek Herbarium, in 1967. Larry Leach subsumed H. striata under H. thuretii as a synonym in 1988.