Rauvolfia caffra

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Rauvolfia caffra

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: Rauvolfioideae
Tribus: Vinceae
Subtribus: Rauvolfiinae
Genus: Rauvolfia
Species: Rauvolfia caffra

Name[edit]

Rauvolfia caffra Sond., 1850.

Synonyms[edit]

  • Heterotypic
    • Rauvolfia natalensis Sond., Linnaea 23: 78 (1850).
    • Rauvolfia inebrians K.Schum. in H.G.A.Engler & K.A.E.Prantl, Nat. Pflanzenfam. 4(2): 154 (1893).
    • Rauvolfia ochrosioides K.Schum. in H.G.A.Engler & K.A.E.Prantl, Nat. Pflanzenfam. 4(2): 154 (1893).
    • Rauvolfia macrophylla Stapf, Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 1894: 20 (1894), nom. illeg.
    • Rauvolfia caffra var. natalensis Stapf ex Hiern, Cat. Afr. Pl. 1: 665 (1898).
    • Rauvolfia goetzei Stapf in D.Oliver & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Trop. Afr. 4(1): 113 (1902).
    • Rauvolfia gonioclada K.Schum. ex Stapf in D.Oliver & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Trop. Afr. 4(1): 110 (1902).
    • Rauvolfia leucopoda K.Schum. ex Stapf in D.Oliver & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Trop. Afr. 4(1): 110 (1902).
    • Rauvolfia obliquinervis Stapf in D.Oliver & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Trop. Afr. 4(1): 112 (1902).
    • Rauvolfia welwitschii Stapf in D.Oliver & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Trop. Afr. 4(1): 110 (1902).
    • Rauvolfia oxyphylla Stapf, Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 1908: 407 (1908).
    • Rauvolfia verticillata A.Chev., Études Fl. Afr. Centr. Franç. 1: 194 (1913), nom. nud.
    • Rauvolfia tchibangensis Pellegr., Bull. Mus. Natl. Hist. Nat. 31: 466 (1925).
    • Rauvolfia mayombensis Pellegr., Mém. Soc. Linn. Normandie, n.s., 1(2): 27 (1928)

Distribution[edit]

Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Africa
      • Benin, Nigeria, Togo, Central African Republic, Chad, Cameroon, Congo (Brazzaville), Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Bioko Isl. (Fernando Poo), D.R. Congo (Zaire), South Sudan, Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Angola, Malawi, Mozambique, Zambia, Zimbabwe, South Africa (Limpopo, North-West Prov., Gauteng, Mpulamanga, KwaZulu-Natal, W-Cape Prov., E-Cape Prov.), Swaziland, Sao Tome

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

References[edit]

  • Sonder, O.W., 1850. Linnaea; Ein Journal für die Botanik in ihrem ganzen Umfange. Berlin 23:77.

Links[edit]

Vernacular names[edit]

English: Quinine Tree
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