African Plant Database

Lasiostelma somalense Schltr.
Protologue : J. Bot. 61 (1899) 
Information on the genus : Lasiostelma
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Caralluma priogonium K. Schum. (- fide Fl. Ethiopia Eritrea 4(1): 171 (2003).)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Tenaris somalensis (Schltr.) N.E. Br.
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 :
  • LEBRUN, J. P. & A. L. STORK (1997). Enumération des plantes à fleurs d’Afrique tropicale. Gamopétales: Ericaceae à Lamiaceae. Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 4:
  • S. African J. Bot. 64: 205-208 (1998).
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