African Plant Database


Asclepias procera Aiton
Family : Asclepiadaceae
Family (APGIII) : APOCYNACEAE
Protologue : Hortus Kew., ed. 2 1: 305 (1789)
Information on the genus : Asclepias
 
 
Status
Status for NA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Calotropis procera (Aiton) W.T. Aiton
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Calotropis procera (Aiton) W.T. Aiton
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Calotropis procera (Aiton) W.T. Aiton
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Calotropis procera (Aiton) W.T. Aiton (1811)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Calotropis inflexa Chiov. (1936)
=Calotropis busseana K. Schum. (1903)
=Asclepias gigantea Jacq.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Nord. J. Bot. 11: 301-308 (1991).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The Euro-Mediterranean Plant Base
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
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Record n°74140
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