African Plant Database


Marsdenia sylvestris (Retz.) P. I. Forst.
Family : APOCYNACEAE
Protologue : Austral. Syst. Bot. 8(5): 694 (1995)
Information on the genus : Marsdenia
Basionym : Periploca sylvestris Retz.
 
 
Status
Status for MA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Gymnema sylvestre (Retz.) R. Br. ex Schult.
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Gymnema sylvestre (Retz.) R. Br. ex Schult.
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Gymnema sylvestre (Retz.) R. Br. ex Schult.
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Gymnema sylvestre (Retz.) R. Br. ex Schult. (1820)
 Periploca sylvestris Retz. (1781)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Asclepias geminata Roxb.
=Gymnema humile Decne. (1844)
=Cynanchum subvolubile Schumach. (1827)
=Gymnema subvolubile (Schumach.) Decne. (1838)
=Gymnema rufescens Decne. (1838)
=Apocynum alterniflorum Lour. (1790)
=Strophanthus alterniflorus (Lour.) Spreng. (1825)
=Gymnema alterniflorum (Lour.) Merr. (1935)
=Gymnema affine Decne. (1844)
=Gymnema sylvestre var. affine (Decne.) Tsiang (1934)
=Gymnema formosanum Warb. (1907)
=Gymnema sylvestre var. ceylanica Hook. f. (1883)
=Gymnema sylvestre var. chinense Benth. (1853)
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial-Climber - Ht 1 - 10 m. Alt: 500 - 1200 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, KN, LP, MP

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
Map
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