Gomphocarpus kaessneri (N.E.Br.) Goyder & Nicholas

First published in Kew Bull. 56: 792 (2001)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is S. Kenya to N. Zambia. It is an annual or perennial and grows primarily in the seasonally dry tropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Kenya, Tanzania, Zambia

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Classification

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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS G: 1-40325.
  • 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.

Flora Zambesiaca

  • Goyder & Nicholas in Kew Bull. 56: 792 (2001).
  • Goyder in F.T.E.A., Apocynaceae (part 2): 428 (2012).

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • Blundell, Wild Fl. E. Afr.: t. 348 (1987)
  • K.B. 56: 792 (2001)
  • U.K.W.F. ed. 2: 177 (1994), as “N.E. Br.”.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Tanner, R. [593] Tanzania K:SPC-06749.000 No
Verdcourt, B. [396] Kenya K:SPC-03933.000 No
Milne-Redhead, E.; Taylor, P. [7016] Kenya K:SPC-28436.000 No
Kaessner [664] Kenya K000234591 Holotype Yes
Kaessner [664] Kenya K000234592 Type Yes

Sources

  • Angiosperm Extinction Risk Predictions v1

    • Angiosperm Threat Predictions
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  • Flora Zambesiaca

    • Flora Zambesiaca
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
  • 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 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0