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Group: Dicot Rank: species Kind: Name with Basionym Herbarium Placement: Monsanto, 3rd, C, 248

Authors: Published In: Hortus Kewensis; or, a Catalogue of the Plants Cultivated in the Royal Botanic Garden at Kew. London (2nd ed.) 2: 78. 1811[1811]. (Hortus Kew.) Name publication detail
Annotation: IPNI
Type-Protologue
Locality: India:
Institution(s): LT: Herbarium Herman 2: 74 (BM)
Basionym:
!Asclepias gigantea L. 
Higher Taxa:     Taxonomy Browser
Concept:    details
Other names with  !Asclepias gigantea L.  as basionym:
*Calotropis gigantea (L.) R. Br.
Calotropis gigantea (L.) R. Br. ex Schult.
Madorius giganteus (L.) Kuntze
Projects: China , IPCN , Pakistan

Common Names:
  • bowstring-hemp (English, United States)
  • crown-flower (English, United States)
  • crown-plant (English, United States)
  • giant milkweed (English, United States)
  • madar (English, United States)
  • mudar (English, United States)
  • niu jiao gua (Pinyin, China)
    • Reference article Flora of China Editorial Committee. 1995. Flora of China (Gentianaceae through Boraginaceae). 16: 1–479. In C. Y. Wu, P. H. Raven & D. Y. Hong (eds.) Fl. China. Science Press & Missouri Botanical Garden Press, Beijing & St. Louis.
Keywords: FCC, FVG, K

 
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