Maytenus gracilipes (Welw. ex Oliv.) Exell

First published in Bol. Soc. Brot., sér. 2, 26: 222 (1952)
This name is a synonym of Gymnosporia gracilipes

POWO follows these authorities in synonymising this name:

  • Jordaan, M. (2012). A monograph of Gymnosporia (Celastraceae): 1-759. Thesis, Faculty Nat. Agric. Sci., Univ. of Pretoria. [Cited as Gymnosporia gracilipes.]
  • Kalema, J. & Beentje, H. (2012). Conservation checklist of the trees of Uganda: 1-235. Kew Publishing, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [Cited as Gymnosporia gracilipes.]

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

  • Figueiredo, E. & Smith, G.F. (2008). Plants of Angola. Strelitzia 22: 1-279. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria. [Cited as Maytenus gracilipes.]
  • Robson, N.K.B. & al. (1994). Flora of Tropical East Africa, Celastraceae: 1-78. [Cited as Maytenus gracilipes.]

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • Exell & Mendonça in Consp. Fl. Angol. 2: 4 (1954).
  • Exell in Bol. Soc. Brot., sér. 2, 26: 222 (1952).
  • Sebsebe in Fl. Ethiopia 3: 332 (1990).
  • Sebsebe in Symb. Bot. Upsal. 25(2): 50 (1985)

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Sources

  • 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/
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