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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Asclepias rosea Roxb., Hort. Bengal.: 20 (1814), nom. superfl.

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Oxystelma esculentum (L.f.) Sm. in A.Rees, Cycl. 25: n. 1 (1813).
Family: Apocynaceae
Homotypic Names:

* Periploca esculenta L.f., Suppl. Pl.: 168 (1782).

Oxystelma esculentum (L.f.) Sm. in A.Rees, Cycl. 25: n. 1 (1813).

Sarcostemma esculentum (L.f.) R.Holm, Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 37: 482 (1950).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

Original Compiler: R.Govaerts