Asclepias asperula subsp. capricornu

Asclepias asperula subsp. capricornu

TaxonavigationEdit

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: Asclepiadinae
Genus: Asclepias
Species: Asclepias asperula
Subspecies: Asclepias asperula subsp. capricornu

NameEdit

Asclepias asperula subsp. capricornu (Woodson) Woodson, 1954

SynonymsEdit

  • Basionym
    • Asclepias capricornu Woodson, Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 32: 370 (1945).
  • Heterotypic
    • Anantherix angustifolia Raf., Atlantic J. 1: 146 (1832).
    • Anantherix decumbens Nutt., Trans. Amer. Philos. Soc., n.s., 5: 207 (1835).
    • Anantherix nuttaliana G.Don, Gen. Hist. 4: 146 (1837).
    • Asclepiodora decumbens (Nutt.) A.Gray, Proc. Amer. Acad. Arts 12: 67 (1876).
    • Asclepias decumbens (Nutt.) K.Schum. in H.G.A.Engler & K.A.E.Prantl, Nat. Pflanzenfam. 4(2): 239 (1895), nom. illeg.
    • Asclepias capricornu subsp. occidentalis Woodson, Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 32: 371 (1945).
    • Asclepias asperula var. decumbens (Nutt.) Shinners, Field & Lab. 22: 58 (1954).

DistributionEdit

Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Northern America
    • Regional: Southwestern USA
      • USA (Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, Nebraska, New Mexico, Nevada, Texas, Utah)
    • Regional: Mexico
      • Mexico (Chihuahua, Coahuila, Durango, Nuevo Leon, Queretaro, San Luis Potosi, Sonora, Tamaulipas)

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

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Vernacular namesEdit

English: antelope horns
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