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Taxon: Catunaregam spinosa (Thunb.) Tirveng.

 
Genus: Catunaregam
Family: Rubiaceae
Subfamily: Ixoroideae
Nomen number: 103289
Place of publication: Bull. Mus. Natl. Hist. Nat., Sér. 3, Bot. 35:13. 1978 (Taxon 27:515. 1979 "1978")
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 06-Nov-1985 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 4 (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
  • Medicines:
  • Vertebrate poisons: fish

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • SOUTH TROPICAL AFRICA: Mozambique, Zimbabwe
    • SOUTHERN AFRICA: Eswatini, South Africa [KwaZulu-Natal, Transvaal]

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Arnold, T. H. & B. C. De Wet, eds. 1993. Plants of southern Africa: names and distribution. Mem. Bot. Surv. S. Africa no. 62
  2. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening
  3. Matthew, K. M. 1983. The flora of the Tamilnadu Carnatic. Note: = Randia dumetorum (Retz.) Poir.
  4. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker. 2000. Herbs of commerce, ed. 2 American Herbal Products Association, Silver Spring, Maryland.
  5. Tirvengadum, D. D. 1978. Re-establishment of genus Catunaregam Wolf (Rubiaceae) - a contribution towards the plants described in Rheede's Hortus Malabaricus. Taxon 27:515.
  6. Verdcourt, B. 1981. Notes on African Rubiaceae. Kew Bull. 36:503.

Check other web resources for Catunaregam spinosa (Thunb.) Tirveng. :

  • SIBIS: South African National Biodiversity Institute's (SANBI) Integrated Biodiversity System
  • On-line Flora of Zimbabwe:
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • 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?id=103289. Accessed 21 November 2019.