African Plant Database

Adenium obesum (Forssk.) Roem. & Schult.
Information on the genus : Adenium
Basionym : Nerium obesum Forssk.
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Nerium obesum Forssk.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Adenium coëtaneum Stapf (1904)
=Adenium arboreum Ehrenb. excl. synonym A. multiflorum Klotzsch et A. boehmianum Schinz
=Adenium honghel A. DC. (1844)
=Adenium obesum subsp. socotranum (Vierh.) Lavranos
=Adenium socotranum Vierh. (1904)
=Adenium somalense Balf. f.
=Adenium obesum subsp. somalense (Balf. f.) Rowley
=Adenium somalense var. caudatipetalum Chiov.
=Adenium somalense var. crispum Chiov.
=Adenium speciosum Fenzl (1865)
=Adenium tricholepis Chiov. (1932)

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
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Record n°71905 modified 2007-02-20
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