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This species is accepted, and its native range is SW. Namibia to NW. Cape Prov.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Cape Provinces, Namibia

Acanthopsis disperma Harv. ex Nees appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 2015 Drege [s..n.], South Africa K000394341
Jan 1, 2015 Drege [s.n.], South Africa K000394340

First published in A.P.de Candolle, Prodr. 11: 278 (1847)

Accepted by

  • Cheng, D. & al. (2015). Revision of five species of Euonymus (Celastraceae) from East and South Asia Phytotaxa 213(3): 225-242.
  • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 529. MIM, Deurne.
  • Steyn, H.M. (2018). A taxonomic revision of the genus Acanthopsis (Acanthaceae): 1-397. Faculty of Natural & Agricultural sciences, University of Pretoria.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0