African Plant Database

Gomphocarpus aureus Schltr.
Family : Asclepiadaceae
Protologue : Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 18: Beibl. n. 45 (1894)
Information on the genus : Gomphocarpus
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Asclepias aurea (Schltr.) Schltr.
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Asclepias aurea (Schltr.) Schltr. (1896)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Gomphocarpus schizoglossoides Schltr. (1894)
=Asclepias aurea var. brevicuspis S. Moore
=Asclepias aurea var. vittata N.E. Br.
=Schizoglossum pedunculatum Schltr. (1893)
=Aidomene parvula Stopp (1967)
=Asclepias radiata S. Moore (1912)

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Kew Bull. 56[1]: 822 (2001)
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