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This species is accepted, and its native range is S. & SW. Madagascar.

Native to:

Madagascar

Alluaudia comosa (Drake) Drake appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Decary, R. [8376], Madagascar K000382722
Schatz, G.E. [2974], Madagascar K000382718
Humbert, H. [20320], Madagascar K000382723
Phillipson, P.B. [2738], Madagascar K000382721
Dorr, L.J. [4144], Madagascar K000382720
Capuron, R. [22265], Madagascar K000382724
Labat, J.-.N. [2098], Madagascar K000382719

First published in Bull. Mus. Hist. Nat. (Paris) 9: 37 (1903)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 1-529. MIM, Deurne.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.

Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

Kew Science Photographs
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