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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Carissa acuminata (E.Mey.) A.DC. in A.P.de Candolle, Prodr. 8: 335 (1844).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Carissa bispinosa (L.) Desf. ex Brenan, Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 8: 502 (1954).
Family: Apocynaceae
Homotypic Names:

* Arduina acuminata E.Mey., Comm. Pl. Afr. Austr.: 191 (1838).

Jasminonerium acuminatum (E.Mey.) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 414 (1891).

Carissa bispinosa var. acuminata (E.Mey.) Codd, Bothalia 7: 451 (1961).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

Original Compiler: R.Govaerts