Gonatopus Engl.

First published in A.L.P.P.de Candolle & A.C.P.de Candolle, Monogr. Phan. 2: 208 (1879)
This genus is accepted
The native range of this genus is E. Tropical Africa to S. Africa.

Distribution

Native to:

Kenya, KwaZulu-Natal, Malawi, Mozambique, Northern Provinces, Swaziland, Tanzania, Zambia, Zaïre, Zimbabwe

Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

  • Heterolobium Peter in Nachr. Ges. Wiss. Göttingen, Math.-Phys. Kl. 3: 211 (1929 publ. 1930)
  • Microculcas Peter in Nachr. Ges. Wiss. Göttingen, Math.-Phys. Kl. 3: 211 (1929 publ. 1930)

Classification

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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Govaerts, R. & Frodin, D.G. (2002). World Checklist and Bibliography of Araceae (and Acoraceae): 1-560. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

CATE Araceae

  • Mayo, S.J., Bogner, J. & Boyce, P.C. 1997. The genera of Araceae. 370 pp.
  • Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew 2008. World Checklist of Selected Plant Families.

Flora Zambesiaca

  • Bogner in Aroideana 1: 72 (1979).
  • Engl. in de Candolle & de Candolle, Monogr. Phan. 2: 208 (1879).
  • Mayo, Bogner & Boyce, Gen. Araceae: 149 (1997).

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • Bogner in Aroideana 1 (3): 72 (1979)
  • in E.P. 21 (IV. 23B): 306 (1905)
  • in Monogr. Phan. 2: 208 (1879)

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Feb 22, 1951 Faulkner, H.G. [791] K000499407 Yes
Bogner, J. [247] Tanzania K:SPC-35149.000 No
Bogner, J. [247] Tanzania K:SPC-33507.000 No

Sources

  • CATE Araceae

    • Haigh, A., Clark, B., Reynolds, L., Mayo, S.J., Croat, T.B., Lay, L., Boyce, P.C., Mora, M., Bogner, J., Sellaro, M., Wong, S.Y., Kostelac, C., Grayum, M.H., Keating, R.C., Ruckert, G., Naylor, M.F. and Hay, A., CATE Araceae, 17 Dec 2011.
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  • Flora Zambesiaca

    • Flora Zambesiaca
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  • Flora of Tropical East Africa

    • Flora of Tropical East Africa
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  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

  • 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
  • Kew Science Photographs

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