African Plant Database

Gomphocarpus amoenus K. Schum.
Family : Asclepiadaceae
Protologue : Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 17: 124 (1893)
Information on the genus : Gomphocarpus
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Asclepias schumanniana Hiern
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Trachycalymma amoenum (K. Schum.) Goyder
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Gomphocarpus roseus K. Schum. (1893)
=Asclepias rubella N.E. Br. (1904)
=Asclepias schumanniana Hiern (1898)
=Asclepias gossweileri S. Moore (1911)

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:
  • Kew Bull. 56[1]: 822 (2001)
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
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Record n°72911 modified 2010-12-13
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