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Sphedamnocarpus pruriens (A. Juss.) Szyszyl.
Protologue : Rozpr. Spraw. Posiedzen Wydz. Mat.-Przyr. Akad. Umiejetn. 2 (1888)
Information on the genus : Sphedamnocarpus
Basionym : Acridocarpus pruriens A. Juss.
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Acridocarpus pruriens A. Juss. (1840)
 Sphedamnocarpus pruriens (A. Juss.) Szyszyl. var. pruriens (1888)
 Sphedamnocarpus pruriens (A. Juss.) Szyszyl. subsp. pruriens
 Anomalopteris pruriens (A. Juss.) Kuntze
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Acridocarpus angolensis A. Juss. (1843)
=Sphedamnocarpus angolensis (A. Juss.) Planch. ex Oliv. (1868) (TA = accepted; SA = rejected)
=Sphedamnocarpus pruriens var. lanceolatus Launert (TA = accepted; SA = rejected)
=Sphedamnocarpus pruriens var. latifolius Engl. (TA = accepted; SA = rejected)
=Sphedamnocarpus latifolius (Engl.) Nied.
=Sphedamnocarpus pruriens f. wilmsii (Engl.) Nied.
=Sphedamnocarpus wilmsii Engl. (1905)
=Sphedamnocarpus angolensis var. pulcherrimus (Engl. & Gilg) Nied.
=Sphedamnocarpus pulcherrimus Engl. & Gilg (1903)
=Sphedamnocarpus pruriens f. longipedunculatus Nied.
=Sphedamnocarpus pruriens f. brevipedunculatus Nied.
=Sphedamnocarpus pruriens var. platypterus Arènes
Taxon infra-specific
Sphedamnocarpus pruriens subsp. galphimiifolius (A. Juss.) P. D. de Villiers & D. J. Botha (1986)
Sphedamnocarpus pruriens (A. Juss.) Szyszyl. var. pruriens (1888)
Sphedamnocarpus pruriens var. lanceolatus Launert
Sphedamnocarpus pruriens var. latifolius Engl.
Sphedamnocarpus pruriens (A. Juss.) Szyszyl. subsp. pruriens
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Herbaceous or woody climber or scrambler.
Ecology : On shrubs or small trees or twining round grasses, sometimes trailing; open woodland; open grassland; forest floor; 915 m alt. Namibia, S. Africa, Botswana. See note above under S. angolensis.""
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Record n°174169 modified 2014-08-28
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