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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Asclepias aurantiaca Salisb., Prodr. Stirp. Chap. Allerton: 150 (1796), nom. superfl.

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Asclepias curassavica L., Sp. Pl.: 215 (1753).
Family: Apocynaceae
Homotypic Names:

* Asclepias curassavica L., Sp. Pl.: 215 (1753).

Asclepias bicolor Moench, Methodus: 717 (1794), nom. superfl.

Asclepias nivea var. curassavica (L.) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 418 (1891), nom. superfl.


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

Original Compiler: R.Govaerts