Caralluma geniculata (Gravely & Mayur.) Meve & Liede

First published in Pl. Syst. Evol. 234: 197 (2002)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is S. India (Tamil Nadu). It is a succulent subshrub and grows primarly in the seasonally dry tropical biome(s).

Distribution

Native to:

India

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

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

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Jagtap, A.P. & Singh, N.P. (1999). Fascicles of Flora of India 24: 1-332. Botanical Survey of India, New Delhi.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Caralluma adscendens var. geniculata 52444.000 No
Sarkaria, J., India Caralluma adscendens var. geniculata 57786.000 No
Barnes, E., India Caralluma adscendens var. geniculata 8008.000 No

Sources

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

  • 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 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