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Taxon: Adenia volkensii Harms

 
Genus: Adenia
Family: Passifloraceae
Subfamily: Passifloroideae
Tribe: Passifloreae
Nomen number: 449023
Place of publication: H. G. A. Engler, Pflanzenw. Ost-Afrikas C:281. 1895
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 24-Oct-2005 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 24-Oct-2005
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals; mammals

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • NORTHEAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Ethiopia
    • EAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda
    • SOUTH TROPICAL AFRICA: Malawi


References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  2. Cufodontis, G. Enumeratio plantarum aethiopiae: Spermatophyta. (F EthiopCuf)
  3. Exell, A. W. et al., eds. Flora zambesiaca. (F Zamb)
  4. Maitai, C. K. et al. 1974. Toxicity of kiliambiti plant (Adenia volkensii): Identification and estimation of toxic principle Amer. J. Veterin. Res. 35(6):829-830.
  5. Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. Flora of tropical East Africa. (F TE Afr)
  6. Verdcourt, B. & E. C. Trump Common poisonous plants of East Africa. (Poison Pl EAfr)

Check other web resources for Adenia volkensii Harms :

  • 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=449023. Accessed 19 April 2019.