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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Carissa spinarum L., Mant. Pl. 2: 559 (1771).

This name is accepted.

Distribution: Africa to Indo-China, Australia to New Caledonia
20 EGY 21 CVI 22 BEN BKN GHA GNB GUI IVO MLI NGA SEN TOG 23 BUR CAF CMN CON RWA ZAI 24 CHA DJI ERI ETH SOC SOM SUD 25 KEN TAN UGA 26 ANG MLW MOZ ZAM ZIM 27 BOT CPV NAM TVL 29 ALD COM MAU MDG REU ROD SEY 35 OMA SAU YEM 36 CHC 40 BAN EHM IND NEP PAK SRL WHM 41 AND CBD LAO MYA NCB THA VIE 43 NWG 50 NSW NTA QLD WAU 60 NWC
Lifeform: (Cl.) nanophan. or phan.
Remarks: Cultivated for its edible fruit.
Family: Apocynaceae
Original Compiler: R.Govaerts