African Plant Database

Colocasia antiquorum var. fontanesii (Schott) Schott
Family : ARACEAE
Protologue : Syn. Pl. 42 (1856)
Information on the genus : Colocasia
Basionym : Colocasia fontanesii Schott
Status for NA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Colocasia esculenta (L.) Schott
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Colocasia fontanesii Schott (1854)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Arum esculentum L. (1753)
=Colocasia esculenta (L.) Schott (1832)
=Arum colocasia L. (1753)
=Colocasia antiquorum Schott (1832)
=Colocasia antiquorum var. esculenta Seem.
=Colocasia aegyptiaca Samp. (1914)

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Fl. Afrique N. 4: 230 (1957) 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
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Record n°201375 created 2009-08-17 - modified 2009-08-17
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