Strophanthus speciosus

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Strophanthus speciosus

Taxonavigation[edit]

Taxonavigation: Gentianales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Cladus: Asterids
Cladus: Euasterids I
Ordo: Gentianales

Familia: Apocynaceae
Subfamilia: Apocynoideae
Tribus: Nerieae
Subtribus: Alafiinae
Genus: Strophanthus
Species: Strophanthus speciosus

Name[edit]

Strophanthus speciosus (N.B.Ward & Harv.) Reber, 1887.

Synonyms[edit]

  • Basionym
    • Christya speciosa Ward & Harv., J. Bot. (Hooker) 4: 134, t. 21. 1841.
  • Heterotypic
    • Strophanthus capensis A.DC., Prodr. (Candolle) 8: 419. 1844.

Native distribution areas

Display the range areas:
  • Continental: Africa
    • Regional: Southern Africa
      • Zimbabwe, South Africa (Limpopo, Mpulamanga, KwaZulu-Natal, E-Cape Prov.)

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

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Vernacular names[edit]

Afrikaans: Bosgiftou, Bobbejaantou, Osdoring
English: Forest tailflower, Forest poison rope
isiXhosa: umKhukhumeza
isiZulu: amaSebele, umHlazazane, isiHlungu
SiSwati: umHlazazane
Xitsonga: Ntsulu
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