Wattakaka volubilis (L.f.) Stapf

First published in Bot. Mag. 148: t. 8976 (1923)
This name is a synonym of Stephanotis volubilis

This name was accepted following an alternative taxonomy by these authorities:

  • Ahmed, Z.U. & al. (eds.) (2008). Encyclopedia of Flora and Fauna of Bangladesh 6: 1-408. Asiatic Society of Bangladesh. [Cited as Wattakaka volubilis.]
  • Ali, S.I. (1983). Flora of Pakistan 150: 1-65. Department of Botany, University of Karachi, Karachi. [Cited as Wattakaka volubilis.]
  • Dassanayake (ed.) (1983). A Revised Handbook to the Flora of Ceylon 4: 1-532. Oxford & IBH Publishing Co. PVT. LTD., New Delhi, Calcutta. [Cited as Wattakaka volubilis.]
  • Grierson, A.J.C. & Long, D.G. (2001). Flora of Bhutan 2: 1-1675. Royal Botanic Gardens, Edinburgh. [Cited as Wattakaka volubilis.]
  • Kress, W.J., DeFilipps, R.A., Farr, E. & Kyi, D.Y.Y. (2003). A Checklist of the Trees, Shrubs, Herbs and Climbers of Myanmar. Contributions from the United States National Herbarium 45: 1-590. [Cited as Wattakaka volubilis.]

Other Data

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