African Plant Database


Piaranthus foetidus N.E. Br.
Family : Asclepiadaceae
Family (APGIII) : APOCYNACEAE
Protologue : Fl. Cap. (Harvey) 4: I. 1021 (1909) 
Information on the genus : Piaranthus
 
 
Status
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Piaranthus geminatus (Masson) N.E. Br. subsp. geminatus (- fide Bruyns in Stapeliads 2: 358 (2005).)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Piaranthus geminatus var. foetidus (N.E. Br.) Meve
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Piaranthus geminatus (Masson) N.E. Br. subsp. geminatus
=Piaranthus geminatus (Masson) N.E. Br.
=Stapelia geminata Masson
=Podanthes geminata (Masson) G. Nicholson
=Obesia geminata (Masson) Haw.
=Caralluma geminata (Masson) Schltr. (1898)
=Piaranthus barrydalensis Meve (1994)
=Piaranthus disparilis N.E. Br.
=Piaranthus foetidus var. diversus N.E. Br.
=Piaranthus foetidus var. multipunctatus N.E. Br.
=Piaranthus foetidus var. pallidus N.E. Br.
=Piaranthus foetidus var. purpureus N.E. Br.
=Piaranthus globosus A. C. White & B. Sloane
=Piaranthus pillansii var. inconstans N.E. Br.
=Piaranthus pillansii N.E. Br.
=Piaranthus disparilis var. immaculata C. A. Lückh.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. Pl. South Africa 10: t.378 (1930).
  • Bradleya 12: 57-102 (1994).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
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Record n°72637
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