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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Asclepias arborescens L., Mant. Pl. 2: 216 (1771).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Gomphocarpus cancellatus (Burm.f.) Bruyns, Bothalia 25: 165 (1995).
Family: Apocynaceae
Homotypic Names:

Asclepias arborea Salisb., Prodr. Stirp. Chap. Allerton: 150 (1796), nom. illeg.

Gomphocarpus arborescens (L.) W.T.Aiton, Hortus Kew. 2: 79 (1811).

Original Compiler: R.Govaerts