African Plant Database

Dregea abyssinica (Hochst.) K. Schum.
Information on the genus : Dregea
Basionym : Pterygocarpus abyssinicus Hochst.
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Marsdenia abyssinica (Hochst.) Schltr.
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Marsdenia abyssinica (Hochst.) Schltr.
 Pterygocarpus abyssinicus Hochst.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Marsdenia spissa S. Moore (1901)
=Marsdenia abyssinica f. complicata Bullock
=Dregea africana (Decne.) Martelli
=Hoya africana Decne. (1844)

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Boudet G. & J.P. Lebrun (1986). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Mali. Etudes et Synthèses IEMVT 16
  • Cat. Pl. Vasc. Burkina Faso:35 (2012)

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Checklist Flow. Pl. Sub-Saharan Africa : 62 (2006).
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