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Published In: Nat. Pflanzenfam. Nachtr. 1(163): 318. 1897. (Nov 1897) (Nat. Pflanzenfam. Nachtr.) Name publication detail
 

Project Name Data (Last Modified On 6/10/2009)
Acceptance : Accepted
Taxon Profile     (Last Modified On 3/13/2013)
Reference(s):
Generic Distribution: Not Endemic to the Malagasy Region
Generic Species Diversity and Endemism Status: has been evaluated
No. of species in Fl. Madagasc.: 10 endemic
Accepted Published Species: 10 endemic
Estimated Undescribed Species: 0
Estimated Total Species: 10 endemic
Additional Taxonomic Work: not currently required
Species Level Data Entry: Complete
Notes: The majority of the 10 recognized species of Malagasy Peponium are known only from the type or no more than a few collections.

Keraudren described a single variety for each of three species (P. hirtellum, P. perrieri, P. seyrigii) and these are only tentatively retained as distinct varieties pending additional specimens and further investigation.

Evaluated by: Z.S. Rogers & S.A. Bodine (March 2011; June 2012)
Compiled or updated by: Z.S. Rogers & S.A. Bodine (March 2011; June 2012)

 

 
 
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