African Plant Database

Desmidorchis speciosus (N.E. Br.) Plowes
Family : Asclepiadaceae
Information on the genus : Desmidorchis
Basionym : Sarcocodon speciosus N.E. Br.
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Caralluma speciosa (N.E. Br.) N.E. Br. (1892)
 Sarcocodon speciosus N.E. Br.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Caralluma codonoides K. Schum. (1937)
=Caralluma oxyodonta Chiov. (1932)

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
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carte afrique num 75319
Record n°75319 modified 2007-03-01
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