African Plant Database

Gomphocarpus cristatus Decne.
Family : Asclepiadaceae
Protologue : Ann. Sci. Nat., Bot., sér. 2 9: 325 (1838)
Information on the genus : Gomphocarpus
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Asclepias palustris (K. Schum.) Schltr.
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Trachycalymma cristatum (Decne.) Bullock
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Asclepias palustris (K. Schum.) Schltr.
=Gomphocarpus palustris K. Schum. (1893)
=Asclepias cristata S. Moore (1909)

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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