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H Asparagus africanus Lam. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Asparagus (family Asparagaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 274929) with original publication details: Encycl. 1: 295 1783.

Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:530996-1.

Synonyms:

See "Status", "Confidence level", "Source" for definitions.

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Asparagopsis juniperina Kunth Synonym H WCSP
Asparagopsis lamarckii Kunth [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Asparagopsis schlechtendalii Kunth Synonym H WCSP
Asparagopsis scoparia Kunth Synonym H WCSP
Asparagus africanus var. africanus Synonym L WCSP
Asparagus africanus var. biarticulatus De Wild. & T.Durand Synonym L WCSP
Asparagus africanus var. microcarpus Balf.f. Synonym L WCSP
Asparagus africanus var. pubescens Baker Synonym L WCSP
Asparagus asiaticus var. mitis (A.Rich.) Chiov. Synonym L WCSP
Asparagus burkei Baker Synonym H WCSP
Asparagus buruensis Engl. Synonym H WCSP
Asparagus cooperi Baker Synonym H WCSP
Asparagus dependens Thunb. Synonym H WCSP
Asparagus dinteri Engl. & Krause Synonym H WCSP
Asparagus fleckii Schinz Synonym H WCSP
Asparagus francisci K.Krause Synonym H WCSP
Asparagus gourmacus A.Chev. ex Hutch. & Dalziel [Invalid] Synonym H WCSP
Asparagus irregularis Baker Synonym H WCSP
Asparagus judtii Schinz Synonym H WCSP
Asparagus mitis A.Rich. Synonym H WCSP
Asparagus multiflorus Baker Synonym H WCSP
Asparagus patens K.Krause Synonym H WCSP
Asparagus retrofractus Forssk. Misapplied H WCSP
Asparagus rivalis Burch. ex Schult. & Schult.f. Synonym H WCSP
Asparagus rivalis Burch. ex Kies [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Asparagus sennii Chiov. Synonym H WCSP
Asparagus sidamensis Cufod. Synonym H WCSP
Protasparagus africanus (Lam.) Oberm. Synonym H WCSP
Protasparagus cooperi (Baker) Oberm. Synonym H WCSP
Protasparagus multiflorus (Baker) Oberm. Synonym H WCSP

Infraspecific taxa:

This species contains the following infraspecific taxa*.

See "Status", "Confidence level", "Source" for definitions.

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Synonyms
Asparagus africanus var. puberulus (Baker) Sebsebe Accepted L WCSP 7

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-274929.

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