African Plant Database

Desmidorchis penicellatus (Deflers) Plowes
Family : Asclepiadaceae
Information on the genus : Desmidorchis
Basionym : Boucerosia penicillata Deflers
Status for NA : accepted
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Caralluma penicillata (Deflers) N.E. Br. var. penicillata
 Echidnopsis penicillata (Deflers) Engl.
 Golanthia penicillata (Deflers) Schweinf.
 Boucerosia penicillata Deflers
 Caralluma penicillata (Deflers) N.E. Br.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Caralluma penicillata var. robusta (N.E. Br.) A. C. White & B. Sloane
=Caralluma robusta N.E. Br. (1904)
=*Echidnopsis golathii Schweinf. ex Deflers

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing

Bibliography other :
  • Fl. Somalia 3: 178 (2006)
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
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Record n°75317
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