African Plant Database

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

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:
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