Genus: Calotropis R. Br.

Family: Apocynaceae
Subfamily: Asclepiadoideae
Tribe: Asclepiadeae
Subtribe: Asclepiadinae
Altfamily: Asclepiadaceae
Genus number: 1933
Last updated: 13-Mar-2003
Accession Count: 10

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for  genus:

  • Rahman, M. A. & C. C. Wilcock 1991. A taxonomic revision of Calotropis (Asclepiadaceae). Nordic J. Bot. 11:301-308.
  • KBD: Kew Bibliographic Databases of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
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