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Cynanchum gerrardii (Harv.) Liede
Family : Asclepiadaceae
Protologue : Taxon 40(1): 117 (1991)
Information on the genus : Cynanchum
Basionym : Sarcocyphula gerrardii Harv.
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Sarcocyphula gerrardii Harv. (1863)
 Cynanchum gerrardii (Harv.) Liede subsp. gerrardii
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Cynanchum sarcostemmatoides K. Schum. (1895)
=Cynanchum edule Jum. & H. Perrier (1911)
=*Cynanchum aphyllum auct. non (Thunb.) Schltr.
=*Vincetoxicum sarcostemmoides Schweinf. ex Penz.
=Cynanchum sarcostemmoides K. Schum. (1895)
Taxon infra-specific
Cynanchum gerrardii (Harv.) Liede subsp. gerrardii
Cynanchum gerrardii subsp. lenewtonii (Liede) Goyder (2008)
Cynanchum gerrardii subsp. bekinolense (Choux) Liede & Meve (2001)
Cynanchum gerrardii subsp. ingae Meve, L.E. Newton & al. (2016)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial-Climber, Succulent - Ht 0.5 - 2 m. Alt: 5 - 1000 m. Distribution: EC, KN, MP, SWZ
Biol./Eco : Vine, Liana; Subhumid, Dry, Subarid; Bushland, Thicket, Forest, Inselberg/Rock Face; 0-499 m, 500-999 m; distribution: Comoros, Africa,

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • List South. African Succ. Pl. : 25 (1997).
  • Bryns, P.V. (2014). The Apocynaceae of Namibia. Strelitzia 34: 42

Bibliography other :
  • Kew Bull. 63(3): 464 (2008)
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
carte afrique num 73729
Record n°73729
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