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Asparagus cooperi Baker
Family : ASPARAGACEAE
Protologue : Gard. Chron., n.s. 1: 818 (1874)
Information on the genus : Asparagus
 
 
Status
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Asparagus africanus Lam. var. africanus
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Asparagus africanus Lam. var. africanus
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Protasparagus cooperi (Baker) Oberm. (1904)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Asparagus africanus Lam. var. africanus
=Asparagus africanus Lam. (1783)
=Protasparagus africanus (Lam.) Oberm. (1983)
=Asparagopsis juniperina Kunth
=Asparagopsis schlechtendalii Kunth (1850)
=Asparagopsis scoparia Kunth (1850)
=*Asparagus africanus auct.
=*Asparagus burkei Baker (1875)
=*Asparagus rivalis Burch. ex Kies (1951)
=Asparagus conglomeratus Baker (1898)
=Asparagus dinteri Engl. & K. Krause (1910)
=Asparagus fleckii Schinz
=Asparagus francisci K. Krause (1914)
=Asparagus judtii Schinz
=Asparagus lugardii Baker (1898)
=Asparagus patens K. Krause (1914)
=Protasparagus multiflorus (Baker) Oberm.
=Asparagus multiflorus Baker (1875) (SA = mixed status)
=*Asparagus asiaticus auct. Baker (1875), Cufod. (1971), non L.
=Asparagus asiaticus var. mitis (A. Rich.) Chiov.
=Asparagus mitis A. Rich. (1850)
=Asparagus buruensis Engl. (1910)
=Asparagus irregularis Baker (1875)
=Asparagus sennii Chiov. (1932)
=Asparagus shirensis Baker (1898)
=Asparagus sidamensis Cufod. (1969)
=Asparagopsis lamarckii Kunth (1850)
=Asparagus dependens Thunb. (1794)
=*Asparagus gourmacus A. Chev. (1920)
=Asparagus asiaticus var. amharicus Pic. Serm. (1951)
=Asparagus africanus var. biarticulatus De Wild. & T. Durand
=Asparagus africanus var. microcarpus Balf. f.
=Asparagus africanus var. pubescens Baker
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Shrub, Dwarf shrub- Ht 0.5 - 2 m.in states: BOT, LES, NAM, EC, FS, GA, KN, LP, MP, NC, NW, SWZ

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. Pl. South Africa 13: t.503 (1933).
  • S. African J. Bot. 2: 243-244 (1983).
  • Bothalia 25[1&2]: 205-209 (1995).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Namibia photo from Kyffhauser
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
 
Map
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Record n°34599 modified 2012-08-22
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