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Caralluma retrospiciens Ehrenb. ex N.E. Br.
Family : Asclepiadaceae
Family (APGIII) : APOCYNACEAE
Protologue : Gard. Chron. 2: 370 (1892) 
Information on the genus : Caralluma
Basionym : Desmidorchis retrospiciens Ehrenb.
 
 
Status
Status for NA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Desmidorchis retrospiciens Ehrenb.
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Desmidorchis retrospiciens Ehrenb. (1831)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Caralluma retrospiciens var. acutangula (Decne.) A. Chev.
=Boucerosia acutangula (Decne.) Decne.
=Caralluma retrospiciens var. acutangula (Decne.) A. C. White & B. Sloane
=Desmidorchis acutangula Decne. (1838)
=Caralluma acutangula (Decne.) N.E. Br. (1892)
=Caralluma hirtiflora N.E. Br.
=Caralluma retrospiciens var. hirtiflora (N.E. Br.) A. Berger (1910)
=Caralluma retrospiciens var. tombuctuensis (A. Chev.) A. C. White & B. Sloane
=Caralluma tombuctuensis (A. Chev.) N.E. Br.
=Boucerosia tombuctuensis A. Chev.
=Caralluma retrospiciens subsp. tombuctuensis (A. Chev.) A. Chev. (1934)
=Caralluma retrospiciens var. laxiflora Maire (1939)
=Caralluma retrospiciens var. glabra N.E. Br.
=Boucerosia russeliana Courbon ex Brongn. (1860)
=Caralluma russeliana (Courbon ex Brongn.) Cufod. (1961)

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Contrib. étude Fl. Afrique Nord (fasc. 31) 32: C.3366 (1941)
  • BOULOS, L. (1995). Flora of Egypt. Checklist.
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
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Record n°178487
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