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Colpoon compressum P.J. Bergius
Protologue : Descr. Pl. Cap. 38 (1767)
Information on the genus : Colpoon
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Osyris compressa (P.J. Bergius) A. DC. (1857)
 Fusanus compressus (P.J. Bergius) Murray (1774)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Cassine capensis var. colpoon (L.) DC.
=Cassine colpoon (L.) Thunb.
=*Euonymus colpoon L. (1771)
=Cassine peragua L. subsp. peragua
=Cassine peragua L. (1753)
=Elaeodendron kraussianum (Bernh.) Sim
=Cassine kraussiana Bernh.
=Cassine capensis L. (1771)
=*Cassine aethiopica auct.
=*Thesium colpoon L. f. (1782)

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Strelitzia 9: 636 (2000).
  • MANNING J.C. & P. GLODBLATT (2012). Plants of the Greater Cape Floristic Region 1: the Core Cape flora. Strelitzia 29: 818
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Record n°90471 modified 2007-01-22
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