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[ Strophacanthus ] [ Strophanthus ] [ Strophioblachia ]

Vernacular names of plants within the Genus Strophanthus

Kombe arrow poison

Hierarchical position of the Genus Strophanthus

   Regnum  Plantae
common name: The plant kingdom
   Divisio  Magnoliophyta Cronquist
syn. Angiospermophyta / Anthophyta
pub. Takht. & Zimmerm. ex Reveal, Phytologia 79: 70. 29 Apr 1996.
common name: angiosperms, flowering plants
   Subdivisio  Magnoliophytina Frohne & U. Jensen ex Reveal
pub. Phytologia 79: 70. 29 Apr 1996.
common name: Angiosperms
   Classis  Rosopsida Batsch
pub. Dispos. Gen. Pl. Jenens.: 28. 1788.
   Subclassis  Lamiidae Takht. ex Reveal
pub. Phytologia 74: 178. 25 Mar 1993.
   SuperOrdo  Gentiananae Thorne ex Reveal
pub. Novon 2: 236. 1992.
   Ordo  Apocynales Bromhead
pub. 1838
   Familia  Apocynaceae Juss.
pub. Gen. Pl.: 143. 4 Aug 1789.
common name: Dogbanes
   Genus  Strophanthus DC.
common name: strophanthus

Named members of the Genus Strophanthus

   Species  eminii Asch. & Pax ex Pax
common name: Emin's strophanthus
   Species  gratus (Wallich & Hook. ex Benth.) Baillon
common name: ouabain
   Species  hispidus A. DC.
common name: hispid strophanthus
   Species  kombe Oliver
common name: Kombe arrow poison, strophanthus
   Species  preussii Engler & Pax ex Pax
common name: Preuss' strophanthus
   Species  sarmentosus DC.
common name: strophanthus
   Species  thollonii Franchet
common name: Thollon's strophanthus

Individual specimen entries are published in the sample database supplied with The Compleat Botanica for species or varieties of this supra-generic taxon.

Additional information is available in the commercial version of The Compleat Botanica software for species with this symbol.


For a description of the methodology followed in establishing this hierarchy see the note Nomenclature used in The Compleat Botanica.


Last reviewed November 01, 2004   


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