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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Asclepias forsskalii Schult. in J.J.Roemer & J.A.Schultes, Syst. Veg., ed. 15 bis 6: 85 (1820), nom. superfl.

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Pentatropis nivalis (J.F.Gmel.) D.V.Field & J.R.I.Wood, Kew Bull. 38: 215 (1983).
Family: Apocynaceae
Homotypic Names:

* Asclepias nivea Forssk., Fl. Aegypt.-Arab.: 51 (1775), nom. illeg.

Asclepias nivalis J.F.Gmel., Syst. Nat. ed. 13[bis]: 444 (1791).

Pentatropis nivalis (J.F.Gmel.) D.V.Field & J.R.I.Wood, Kew Bull. 38: 215 (1983).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

Original Compiler: R.Govaerts