Asparagus falcatus

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Asparagus falcatus

Taxonavigation[edit]

Taxonavigation: Asparagales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Monocots
Ordo: Asparagales

Familia: Asparagaceae
Subfamilia: Asparagoideae
Genus: Asparagus
Species: Asparagus falcatus

Name[edit]

Asparagus falcatus L.,1753

Synonyms[edit]

  • Homotypic
    • Protasparagus falcatus (L.) Oberm., S. African J. Bot. 2: 244 (1983).
  • Heterotypic
    • Asparagus aethiopicus var. ternifolius Baker, Refug. Bot. 4: t. 261 (1871).
    • Asparagus falcatus var. ternifolius (Baker) Jessop, Bothalia 9: 70 (1966).

Homonyms[edit]

Distribution[edit]

Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Africa
      • Cape Provinces; Comoros; Ethiopia; Kenya; KwaZulu-Natal; Mozambique; Northern Provinces; Rwanda; Somalia; Swaziland; Tanzania; Uganda; Zimbabwe
  • Continental: Asie
      • India; Saudi Arabia; Sri Lanka; Yemen;

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDGW – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition

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Vernacular names[edit]

English: Sicklethorn, Large Forest Asparagus
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