African Plant Database

Caralluma elata Chiov.
Family : Asclepiadaceae
Protologue : Miss. Biol. Paese Borana, Bot. (1939)
Information on the genus : Caralluma
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Caralluma priogonium K. Schum.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Spathulopetalum priogonium (K. Schum.) Plowes
=Caralluma priogonium K. Schum. (1905)
=Caralluma mogadoxensis Chiov. (1932)
=Tenaris somalensis (Schltr.) N.E. Br.
=Lasiostelma somalense Schltr. (1899)
=Spathulopetalum mogadoxense (Chiov.) Plowes (1995)

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • LEBRUN, J. P. & A. L. STORK (1997). Enumération des plantes à fleurs d’Afrique tropicale. Gamopétales: Ericaceae à Lamiaceae. Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 4:
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