African Plant Database

Tenaris somalensis (Schltr.) N.E. Br.
Information on the genus : Tenaris
Basionym : Lasiostelma somalense Schltr.
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Caralluma priogonium K. Schum. (- fide Fl. Ethiopia Eritrea 4(1): 171 (2003).)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Lasiostelma somalense Schltr. (1899)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Spathulopetalum priogonium (K. Schum.) Plowes
=Caralluma priogonium K. Schum. (1905)
=Caralluma elata Chiov. (1939)
=Caralluma mogadoxensis Chiov. (1932)
=Spathulopetalum mogadoxense (Chiov.) Plowes (1995)

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • S. African J. Bot. 64: 205-208 (1998).
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Record n°74333 modified 2007-02-20
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