Culcasia scandens

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Culcasia scandens

Taxonavigation[edit]

Taxonavigation: Alismatales 
Classification System: APG IV

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

Familia: Araceae
Subfamilia: Aroideae
Tribus: Culcasieae
Genus: Culcasia
Species: Culcasia scandens

Name[edit]

Culcasia scandens P.Beauv., 1805

Synonyms[edit]

  • Homotypic
    • Caladium scandens (P.Beauv.) Willd., Sp. Pl. 4: 489 (1805).
    • Denhamia scandens (P.Beauv.) Schott in H.W.Schott & S.L.Endlicher, Melet. Bot.: 19 (1832).
  • Heterotypic
    • Culcasia gracilis N.E.Br. in D.Oliver & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Trop. Afr. 8: 177 (1901).
    • Culcasia lancifolia N.E.Br. in D.Oliver & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Trop. Afr. 8: 175 (1901).
    • Culcasia saxatilis A.Chev., J. Bot. (Morot) 22: 133 (1909).
    • Culcasia tepoensis A.Chev., Explor. Bot. Afrique Occ. Franç. 1: 678 (1920), nom. nud.

Distribution[edit]

Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Africa
    • Regional: Tropical Africa
      • Angola; Benin; Burkina; Burundi; Cameroon; Central African Repu; Congo; Gabon; Ghana; Guinea; Guinea-Bissau; Gulf of Guinea Is.; Ivory Coast; Liberia; Mali; Nigeria; Senegal; Sierra Leone; Sudan; Togo; Zare

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

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