Caralluma priogonium K.Schum.

First published in Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 34: 327 (1904)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Equatorial Guinea, Ethiopia to N. Tanzania. It is a succulent shrub and grows primarly in the desert or dry shrubland biome(s).

Distribution

Native to:

Djibouti, Equatorial Guinea, Ethiopia, Kenya, Somalia, Tanzania

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Aedo, C., Tellería, M.T. & Velayos, M. (eds.) (1999). Bases Documentales para la Flora de Guinea Ecuatorial; Plantas vascularis y hongos: 1-414. CSIC, real jardín Botánico, Madrid.
  • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.
  • Goyder, S., Harris, T., Masinde, S., Meve, U. & Venter, J. (2012). Flora of Tropical East Africa, Apocynaceae(2): 1-530.
  • Hedberg, I., Edwards, S. & Nemomissa, S. (eds.) (2003). Flora of Ethiopia and Eritrea 4(1): 1-352. The National Herbarium, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia & The Department of Systematic Botany, Upps.
  • Thulin, M. (ed.) (2006). Flora of Somalia 3: 1-626. The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Aedo, C., Tellería, M.T. & Velayos, M. (eds.) (1999). Bases Documentales para la Flora de Guinea Ecuatorial; Plantas vascularis y hongos: 1-414. CSIC, real jardín Botánico, Madrid.
  • Audru, J., Cesar, J. & Lebrun, J.-P. (1994). Les Plantes Vasculaires de la République de Djibouti. Flore Illustrée 1: 1-336. CIRAD, Départerment d'Elevage et de Médecine vétérinaire, Djibouti.
  • Goyder, S., Harris, T., Masinde, S., Meve, U. & Venter, J. (2012). Flora of Tropical East Africa, Apocynaceae(2): 1-530.

Flora of Somalia

  • Flora Somalia, Vol 3, (2006) Author: by J. Lavranos [updated by M. Thulin 2008]

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • E.J. 34: 327 (1905)
  • Fl. Eth. 4(1): 171 (2003)
  • Fl. Somalia 3: 176 (2006).
  • Pl. Syst. Evol. 234: 197 (2002)
  • U.K.W.F. ed. 2: 185 (1994)
  • White & Sloane, Stapelieae, ed. 2, 1: 190 (1937)

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Aug 1, 1979 Senni, L. [199], Somalia K000305749 Yes
Jackson, T.E. [s.n.], Somalia 28363.000 No
Bally, P.R.O., Kenya 30060.000 No
Gillett, J.B. [13168], Kenya 30884.000 No
Ritchie [Bally S. 36], Kenya 30920.000 No
Peck, E. [Bally S.132], Somalia 31195.000 No
Tweedie, E.M. [2085], Uganda 32852.000 No
Ash [1918], Ethiopia 35864.000 No
Bally, P.R.O. [S10], Tanzania 3956.000 No
Carter, S. [258], Kenya 40996.000 No
Wilson, J.G. [1485], Uganda 46914.000 No
Lavranos [23144], Somalia 54463.000 No
Collenette, J.S. [8708], Djibouti 62888.000 No
Gilbert, S.B. [1519(?1517)], Ethiopia 7711.000 No
Tanzania 8018.000 No
Bally, P.R.O. [S10], Tanzania 8023.000 No
Lort-Phillips [s.n.], Somalia K000305412 Unknown type material Yes
Engler, A. [1521a], Tanzania K000305744 Yes
Somalia Caralluma mogadoxensis 51990.000 No

Sources

  • Flora of Somalia

    • Flora of Somalia
    • 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 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