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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Apocynum alterniflorum Lour., Fl. Cochinch.: 168 (1790).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Gymnema sylvestre (Retz.) R.Br. ex Sm. in A.Rees, Cycl. 17: n. 4 (1811).
Family: Apocynaceae
Homotypic Names:

Strophanthus alterniflorus (Lour.) Spreng., Syst. Veg. 1: 638 (1824).

Gymnema alterniflorum (Lour.) Merr., Trans. Amer. Philos. Soc., n.s., 24(2): 318 (1935).

Original Compiler: R.Govaerts