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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Asclepias decumbens (Nutt.) K.Schum. in H.G.A.Engler & K.A.E.Prantl, Nat. Pflanzenfam. 4(2): 239 (1895), nom. illeg.

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Asclepias asperula subsp. capricornu (Woodson) Woodson, Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 41: 195 (1954).
Family: Apocynaceae
Homotypic Names:

* Anantherix decumbens Nutt., Trans. Amer. Philos. Soc., n.s., 5: 207 (1835).

Asclepiodora decumbens (Nutt.) A.Gray, Proc. Amer. Acad. Arts 12: 67 (1876).

Asclepias asperula var. decumbens (Nutt.) Shinners, Field & Lab. 22: 58 (1954).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

Original Compiler: R.Govaerts