African Plant Database

Periploca nigrescens Wennberg
Family : Asclepiadaceae
Protologue : Stirp. Guin. Med. Sp. Nov. i. 2. (1818)
Notes : [usually ascribed to Afzel.]
Information on the genus : Periploca
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Cryptolepis nigrescens (Wennberg) L. Joubert & Bruyns
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Parquetina nigrescens (Afzel.) Bullock
 Cryptolepis nigrescens (Wennberg) L. Joubert & Bruyns (2016)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Periploca preussii K. Schum. (1893)
=Periploca wildemanii A. Chev.
=Periploca nigricans Schltr.
=Periploca afzelii G. Don
=Periploca gabonica (Baill.) A. Chev.
=Parquetina gabonica Baill. (1889)
=Omphalogonus nigricans N.E. Br.
=Periploca calophylla (Baill.) Roberty
=Parquetina calophylla (Baill.) Venter
=Omphalogonus calophyllus Baill. (1889)
=Cryptolepis calophylla (Baill.) L. Joubert & Bruyns (2016)
=Omphalogonus nigritanus N.E. Br. (1912)

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Cat. Pl. Vasc. Burkina Faso:148 (2012)

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Drug Pl. Africa : 73 (1949).
  • Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 4: (1997).
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Record n°75046 modified 2018-04-09
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