African Plant Database


Caralluma socotrana (Balf. f.) N.E. Br.
Family : Asclepiadaceae
Family (APGIII) : APOCYNACEAE
Notes : According to Lavranos in Fl. Somalia 3: 178 (2006), Sanguilluma socotrana is the accepted name for this species.
Information on the genus : Caralluma
Basionym : Boucerosia socotrana Balf. f.
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Boucerosia socotrana Balf. f. (1884)
 Sanguilluma socotrana (Balf. f.) Plowes
 Monolluma socotrana (Balf. f.) Meve & Liede
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Cynanchum lanceolatum Poir.
=Leptadenia lanceolata (Poir.) Goyder subsp. lanceolata
=Leptadenia lanceolata (Poir.) Goyder (2014)
=*Leptadenia hastata (Pers.) Decne. (1844)
=Leptadenia lancifolia var. scabra Decne.
=Leptadenia cordata Hochst. ex Decne.
=Cynanchum lancifolium Schumach. (1827)
=Leptadenia lancifolia (Schumach.) Decne. (1838)
=Tylophora incana Brunner
=Caralluma rivae Chiov. (1929)
=Caralluma corrugata N.E. Br. (1912)
=Caralluma rosengrenii Vierh. (1905)
=*Cynanchum hastatum Pers. (1805)
=Cynanchum scabrum Schumach.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Gard. Chron., ser. 3 12: 370 (1892).
  • Fl. Pl. Africa 41: t.1607 (1971).
 
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Record n°72731 modified 2007-03-01
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