African Plant Database

Piaranthus globosus A.C. White & B. Sloane
Family : Asclepiadaceae
Information on the genus : Piaranthus
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Piaranthus geminatus (Masson) N.E. Br. subsp. geminatus
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Piaranthus geminatus (Masson) N.E. Br.
=Stapelia geminata Masson
=Podanthes geminata (Masson) G. Nicholson
=Piaranthus geminatus (Masson) N.E. Br. subsp. geminatus
=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 geminatus var. foetidus (N.E. Br.) Meve
=Piaranthus foetidus N.E. Br. (1909)
=Piaranthus foetidus var. multipunctatus N.E. Br.
=Piaranthus foetidus var. pallidus N.E. Br.
=Piaranthus foetidus var. purpureus N.E. Br.
=Piaranthus pillansii var. inconstans N.E. Br.
=Piaranthus pillansii N.E. Br.
=Piaranthus disparilis var. immaculata C.A. Lückh.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Bradleya 12: 57-102 (1994).
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