African Plant Database

Gomphocarpus spathulatus (K. Schum.) Schltr.
Family : Asclepiadaceae
Information on the genus : Gomphocarpus
Basionym : Schizoglossum spathulatum K. Schum.
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Glossostelma spathulatum (K. Schum.) Bullock
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Xysmalobium spathulatum (K. Schum.) N.E. Br.
 Schizoglossum spathulatum K. Schum. (1893)
 Glossostelma spathulatum (K. Schum.) Bullock
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Xysmalobium bellum N.E. Br. (1895)
=Xysmalobium grande N.E. Br. (1904)
=Xysmalobium mildbraedii Schltr. (1913)

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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