Dracaena surculosa

Dracaena surculosa var. maculata

TaxonavigationEdit

Taxonavigation: Asparagales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Monocots
Ordo: Asparagales

Familia: Asparagaceae
Subfamilia: Nolinoideae
Tribus: Dracaeneae
Genus: Dracaena
Species: Dracaena surculosa
Varietates: D. s. var. maculata – D. s. var. surculosa

NameEdit

Dracaena surculosa Lindl., Bot. Reg. 14: t. 1169. (1828)

SynonymsEdit

  • Homotypic
    • Draco surculosa (Lindl.) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 710. (1891)
    • Pleomele surculosa (Lindl.) N.E.Br., Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 1914: 279. (1914)

DistributionEdit

Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Africa
    • Regional: West Tropical Africa
      • Benin; Ghana; Guinea; Ivory Coast; Liberia; Nigeria; Sierra Leone; Togo
    • Regional: West-Central Tropical Africa
      • Cameroon; Gulf of Guinea Is.

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

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Vernacular namesEdit

English: gold dust dracaena
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