African Plant Database


Desmidorchis acutangula Decne.
Family : Asclepiadaceae
Family (APGIII) : APOCYNACEAE
Protologue : Ann. Sci. Nat., Bot., sér. 2 2(9): 265 (1838)
Information on the genus : Desmidorchis
 
 
Status
Status for NA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Desmidorchis retrospiciens Ehrenb.
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Desmidorchis retrospiciens Ehrenb.
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Caralluma acutangula (Decne.) N.E. Br. (1892)
 Caralluma retrospiciens var. acutangula (Decne.) A. C. White & B. Sloane
 Caralluma retrospiciens var. acutangula (Decne.) A. Chev.
 Boucerosia acutangula (Decne.) Decne.
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Desmidorchis retrospiciens Ehrenb. (1831)
=Caralluma retrospiciens Ehrenb. ex N.E. Br. (1892)
=Caralluma hirtiflora N.E. Br.
=Caralluma retrospiciens var. hirtiflora (N.E. Br.) A. Berger (1910)
=Boucerosia tombuctuensis A. Chev.
=Caralluma retrospiciens var. tombuctuensis (A. Chev.) A. C. White & B. Sloane
=Caralluma tombuctuensis (A. Chev.) N.E. Br.
=Caralluma retrospiciens subsp. tombuctuensis (A. Chev.) A. Chev. (1934)
=Caralluma retrospiciens var. laxiflora Maire (1939)
=Caralluma retrospiciens var. glabra N.E. Br.
=Boucerosia russeliana Courbon ex Brongn. (1860)
=Caralluma russeliana (Courbon ex Brongn.) Cufod. (1961)

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Bradleya 8: 18 (1990).
  • 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:

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • MEVE, U. & S. LIEDE (2002). A molecular phylogeny and generic rearrangement of the stapelioid Ceropegieae (Apocynaceae-Asclepiadoideae). Pl. Syst. Evol. 234: 171-209

Bibliography other :
  • Bull. Inst. Sci. Univ.Rabat 31(2): 70 (2009).
  • Kew Bull. 69(4): 9552/1 (2014)
 
More info on :
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see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
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Record n°75313 modified 2015-02-19
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