African Plant Database

Carissa bispinosa var. acuminata (E. Mey.) Codd
Information on the genus : Carissa
Basionym : Arduina acuminata E. Mey.
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Carissa bispinosa (L.) Desf. ex Merxm.
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Carissa bispinosa (L.) Desf. ex Merxm.
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Carissa acuminata (E. Mey.) A. DC.
 Arduina acuminata E. Mey.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Jasminonerium bispinosum (L.) Kuntze
=Carissa bispinosa (L.) Desf. ex Merxm. subsp. bispinosa excl. specim.
=Arduina bispinosa L.
=Carissa bispinosa (L.) Desf. ex Merxm. (1957)
=Carissa bispinosa subsp. zambesiensis Kupicha
=Carissa haematocarpa (Eckl.) A. DC.
=Arduina haematocarpa Eckl.
=Carissa wyliei N.E. Br. (1906)
=Carissa arduina Lam. (1785)
=Carissa arduina Stapf p.p.
=Carissa bispinosa Desf. ex Steud.
=Carissa cordata Dinter (1928)
=Carissa cordata (Mill.) Fourc.
=Lycium cordatum Mill. (1768)
=Carissa dinteri Markgr. (1942)
=Arduina erythrocarpa Eckl.
=Carissa erythrocarpa (Eckl.) A. DC.
=Carissa megaphylla Gand.
=Carissa myrtoides Desf.
=Arduina megaphylla Gand. (1918)
=Arduina ferox E. Mey.
=Carissa ferox (E. Mey.) A. DC. (1844)

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • EXELL, A. & WILD, H. (1985). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 7[2]: 398-404

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Agric. Univ. Wageningen Pap. 2001: 3-109 (2001).
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