African Plant Database

Caralluma codonoides K. Schum.
Family : Asclepiadaceae
Protologue : Stapel. ed. 2, 3: A (1937)
Information on the genus : Caralluma
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Desmidorchis speciosus (N.E. Br.) Plowes
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Sarcocodon speciosus N.E. Br.
=Desmidorchis speciosus (N.E. Br.) Plowes
=Caralluma speciosa (N.E. Br.) N.E. Br. (1892)
=Caralluma oxyodonta Chiov. (1932)

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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see under The International Plant Name Index
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