African Plant Database


Pentarrhinum E. Mey.
Family : APOCYNACEAE
Protologue : Comm. Pl. Afr. Austr. 199-200 (1838) 
Notes : genus place holder: the genus is not present in Madagascar
 
Species
 
Status
Status for MA : mixed status (present), is synonym of : Cynanchum L.
Status for SA : mixed status (present), is synonym of : Cynanchum L.
Status for TA : mixed status (present), is synonym of : Cynanchum L.
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Cynanchum L. (1753)
=Cynoctonum E. Mey. (1838)
=Glossonema Decne.
=Holostemma R. Br.
=Metaplexis R. Br.
=Odontanthera Wight
=Raphistemma Wall.
=Sarcocyphula Harv. (1863)
=Sarcostemma R. Br. (1810)
=Cyathella Decne. (1838)
=Decanema Decne. (1838)
=Platykeleba N.E. Br. (1895)
=Karimbolea Desc. (1960)
=Nematostemma Choux (1921)
=Folotsia Costantin & Bois (1908)
=Drepanostemma Jum. & H. Perrier (1911)
=Mahafalia Jum. & H. Perrier (1911)
=Pycnoneurum Decne. (1838)
=Voharanga Costantin & Bois (1908)
=Vohemaria Buchenau (1889)

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • LEBRUN, J. P. & A. L. STORK (1997). Enumération des plantes à fleurs d’Afrique tropicale. Gamopétales: Ericaceae à Lamiaceae. Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 4: 125

Bibliography other :
  • Khanum R., S. Surveswaren & al. (2016). Cynanchum (Apocynaceae: Asclepiadoideae): A pantropical Asclepiadoid genus revisited. Taxon 65(3): 467-486 
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
 
Map
carte afrique num 193528
 
Record n°193528 modified 2008-12-27
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