African Plant Database

Calotropis busseana K. Schum.
Family : Asclepiadaceae
Protologue : Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 33: 323 (1903) 
Information on the genus : Calotropis
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Calotropis procera (Aiton) W.T. Aiton
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Asclepias procera Aiton (1789)
=Calotropis procera (Aiton) W.T. Aiton (1811)
=Calotropis inflexa Chiov. (1936)
=Asclepias gigantea Jacq.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 4: (1997).
  • Kew Bull. 53: 335-374 (1998)
More info on :
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see under The International Plant Name Index
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