African Plant Database

Hoya africana Decne.
Protologue : Prodr. (DC.) 8: 639 (1844) 
Information on the genus : Hoya
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Marsdenia abyssinica (Hochst.) Schltr.
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Dregea africana (Decne.) Martelli
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Dregea abyssinica (Hochst.) K. Schum.
=Marsdenia abyssinica (Hochst.) Schltr.
=Pterygocarpus abyssinicus Hochst.
=Marsdenia spissa S. Moore (1901)
=Marsdenia abyssinica f. complicata Bullock

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 4: (1997).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
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Record n°75137
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