Araujia megapotamica

Araujia megapotamica

Taxonavigation edit

Taxonavigation: Gentianales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Cladus: Asterids
Cladus: Lamiids
Ordo: Gentianales

Familia: Apocynaceae
Subfamilia: Asclepiadoideae
Tribus: Asclepiadeae
Subtribus: Oxypetalinae
Genus: Araujia
Species: Araujia megapotamica

Name edit

Araujia megapotamica (Spreng.) G. Don, Gen Hist. 4: 149. 1837.

Synonyms edit

  • Basionym
    • Physianthus megapotamicus Spreng., Gen. Hist. 112. 1827.
  • Homotypic
    • Lagenia megapotamica (Spreng.) E. Fourn. Fl. Bras. 6(4): 294. 1885.
  • Heterotypic
    • Araujia fusca Griseb., Abh. Königl. Ges. Wiss. Göttingen 24: 232. 1879.
    • Araujia fusca var. pallidiflora Griseb., Abh. Königl. Ges. Wiss. Göttingen 24: 233 (1879).

Distribution edit

Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Southern America
      • Argentina (Corrientes, Entre Rios), S-Brazil (Parana, Rio Grande do Sul), Paraguay (Paraguari), Uruguay (Montevideo, Paysandu, Rocha, Salto)

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition

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