Genus:
Allamanda L.

Allamanda schottii Pohl

This species is accepted, and its native range is French Guiana, SE. & S. Brazil to Argentina (Corrientes).

[FTEA]

Apocynaceae, E.A. Omino. Flora of Tropical East Africa. 2002

Diagnostic
Leaves like those of Nerium; flowers small, yellow. Allamanda have very spiny subglobose fruits.

Native to:

Argentina Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, French Guiana

Introduced into:

Bangladesh, China Southeast, Costa Rica, Galápagos, Hainan, Honduras, Mexico Southeast, Panamá, Puerto Rico, Taiwan

Allamanda schottii Pohl appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jan 1, 1999 Arbo, M.M. [5545], Brazil K000965652 Yes
Jan 1, 1985 Carvalho, A.M.V. [910], Brazil K000965656 Yes
Jan 1, 1980 Kuhlmann, M. [3093], Brazil K000965651 Yes
Jan 1, 1974 Anderson, W.R. [9238], Brazil K000965654 Yes
Jan 1, 1973 Lindeman, J.C. [2629], Brazil K000965649 Yes
May 1, 1970 Hatschbach, G.G. [23355], Brazil K000965650 Yes
s.coll. [s.n.] K000832864 Yes
Sellow [218], Brazil K000587515 Yes

First published in Pl. Bras. Icon. Descr. 1: 73 (1827)

Accepted by

  • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
  • Davidse, G. & al. (eds.) (2009). Flora Mesoamericana 4(1): 1-855. Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, México, D.F.
  • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 1-529. MIM, Deurne.
  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Hurrell, J.A., Keller, H.A. & Krauczuk, E.R. (2013). Allamanda schottii (Apocynaceae): nueva cita para la flora Argentina Bonplandia. Corrientes 33: 5-10.
  • Morales, J.F. (2005). Estudios en las Apocynaceae Neotropicales XIX: La familia Apocynaceae s.str. (Apocynoideae, Rauvolfioideae) de Costa Rica Darwiniana 43: 90-191.
  • Morales, J.F. (2009). Estudios en las Apocynaceae neotropicales XXXIX: revisión de las Apocynoideae y Rauvolfioideae de Honduras Anales del Jardin Botanico de Madrid 66: 217-262.
  • Mostaph, M.K. & Uddin, S.B. (2013). Dictionary of plant names of Bangladesh, Vasc. Pl.: 1-434. Janokalyan Prokashani, Chittagong, Bangladesh.
  • Nelson Sutherland, C.H. (2008). Catálogo de las plantes vasculares de Honduras. Espermatofitas: 1-1576. SERNA/Guaymuras, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.
  • Walderley, M.G.L., Shepherd, G.J., Melhem, T.S. & Giulietti, A.M. (eds.) (2005). Flora Fanerogâmica do Estado de São Paulo 4: 1-392. Instituto de Botânica, São Paulo.

Not accepted by

  • Welsh, S.L. (1998). Flora Societensis: 1-420. E.P.S. Inc. Utah. [Cited as Allamanda cathartica.]

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
  • Davidse, G. & al. (eds.) (2009). Flora Mesoamericana 4(1): 1-855. Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, México, D.F.
  • Hurrell, J.A., Keller, H.A. & Krauczuk, E.R. (2013). Allamanda schottii (Apocynaceae): nueva cita para la flora Argentina Bonplandia. Corrientes 33: 5-10.
  • Morales, J.F. (2009). Estudios en las Apocynaceae neotropicales XXXIX: revisión de las Apocynoideae y Rauvolfioideae de Honduras Anales del Jardin Botanico de Madrid 66: 217-262.
  • Mostaph, M.K. & Uddin, S.B. (2013). Dictionary of plant names of Bangladesh, Vasc. Pl.: 1-434. Janokalyan Prokashani, Chittagong, Bangladesh.

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • J.P.M. Brenan, Check-lists of the Forest Trees and Shrubs of the British Empire no. 5, part II, Tanganyika Territory p. 48 (1949).

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