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Taxon: Acokanthera oblongifolia (Hochst.) Codd

 
Genus: Acokanthera
Family: Apocynaceae
Subfamily: Rauvolfioideae
Tribe: Carisseae
Nomen number: 102583
Place of publication: Bothalia 7:449. 1961
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 19-May-2008 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 2 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental
  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • SOUTH TROPICAL AFRICA: Mozambique (s.)
    • SOUTHERN AFRICA: South Africa [KwaZulu-Natal, Eastern Cape]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson. 2012. Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource) URL: www.skud.info
  2. Dyer, R. A. et al., eds. 1963-. Flora of southern Africa.
  3. Encke, F. et al. 1984. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage
  4. Erhardt, W. et al. 2008. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen
  5. Exell, A. W. et al., eds. 1960-. Flora zambesiaca.
  6. Germishuizen, G. & N. L. Meyer, eds. 2003. Plants of southern Africa: an annotated checklist. Strelitzia 14
  7. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening
  8. Kellerman, T. S. et al. 1988. Plant poisonings and mycotoxicoses of livestock in Southern Africa
  9. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  10. Palmer, E. & N. Pitman. 1972-1973. Trees of southern Africa.
  11. Ross, J. 1972. The flora of Natal.
  12. 1961. Webster's third new international dictionary.
  13. PROTABASE, the information base of PROTA (Plant Resources of Tropical Africa) (on-line resource).

Check other web resources for Acokanthera oblongifolia (Hochst.) Codd :

  • SIBIS: South African National Biodiversity Institute's (SANBI) Integrated Biodiversity System
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?102583. Accessed 15 July 2019.