African Plant Database


Sarcostemma R. Br.
Family : APOCYNACEAE
Protologue : Prodr. Fl. Nov. Holland. 463 (1810)
 
Species
 
Status
Status for MA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Cynanchum L.
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Cynanchum L.
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Cynanchum L.
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Cynanchum L. (1753)
=Cynoctonum E. Mey. (1838)
=Sarcocyphula Harv. (1863)
=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: 128

Bibliography other :
  • Liede, S. (1996). Sarcostemma (Asclepiadaceae), a controversial generic circumscription reconsidered: morphological evidence. Syst. Bot. 21: 31–44
  • Liede, S. & U. Meve (2001). New combinations and new names in Malagasy Asclepiadoideae (Apocynaceae). Adansonia, sér. 3 23: 347–351
  • Liede-Schumann, S. & U. Meve (2005). Notes on succulent Cynanchum (Apocynaceae, Asclepiadoideae) in East Africa. Novon 15: 320–323
 
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 194631
 
Record n°194631 modified 2008-12-27
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