Asclepias fulva N.E.Br.

First published in Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 1895: 254 (1895)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Uganda to S. Africa. It is a perennial and grows primarly in the seasonally dry tropical biome(s).

Distribution

Native to:

Cape Provinces, Kenya, KwaZulu-Natal, Lesotho, Northern Provinces, Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 1-529. MIM, Deurne.
  • Goyder, D.J. (2009). A synopsis of Asclepias (Apocynaceae: Asclepiadoideae) in tropical Africa. Kew Bulletin 64: 369-399.
  • Goyder, D.J., Gilbert, M.G. & Venter, H.J.T. (2020). Flora Zambesiaca 7(3): 1-375. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Goyder, S., Harris, T., Masinde, S., Meve, U. & Venter, J. (2012). Flora of Tropical East Africa, Apocynaceae(2): 1-530.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Goyder, D.J., Gilbert, M.G. & Venter, H.J.T. (2020). Flora Zambesiaca 7(3): 1-375. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • K.B. 1895: 254 (Oct. 1895).

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Tweedie, E.M. [565], Kenya 1868.000 No
Pegler, A. [655], South Africa K000234763 holotype Yes
Rand [966], South Africa K000234766 isotype Yes
Gilfillan, D.F. [6148], South Africa K000234764 Yes
Saunders, K. [8], South Africa K000234767 Yes
Gilfillan, D.F. [6148], South Africa K000234768 Yes
Burtt-Davy, J. [3233], South Africa K000234765 Yes
Wood, J. [3362], South Africa K000234769 Yes
MacOwan, P. [661], South Africa K000234770 Yes
Bowker [s.n.], South Africa K000234771 Yes
Drege [s.n.], South Africa K000234772 isotype Yes
Scott Elliot, G.F. [8088], Uganda K000234844 paralectotype Yes
Scott Elliot, G.F. [7443], Uganda K000234845 lectotype Yes
Wilson, C.J. [112], Uganda K000234846 holotype Yes
Milne-Redhead [10861], Tanzania Pachycarpus viridiflorus 63305.000 No
Milne-Redhead, E. [9341], Tanzania Pachycarpus fulvus 1064.000 No
Leedal, G.P. [5313], Tanzania Pachycarpus fulvus 40334.000 No
Cribb, P. [11375], Tanzania Pachycarpus fulvus 41091.000 No

Sources

  • Flora of Tropical East Africa

    • Flora of Tropical East Africa
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

    • Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Bulletin

    • Kew Bulletin
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0