Marsdenia

Cladus: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Divisio: Magnoliophyta
Classis: Magnoliopsida
Ordo: Gentianales
Familia: Apocynaceae
Subfamilia: Asclepiadoideae
Tribus: Marsdenieae
Genus: Marsdenia
Species: M. acuminata -M. cundurango - M. dussii - M. edulis - M. floribunda - M. grandiflora - M. macrophylla - M. tenacissima - M. thouarsii - M. verrucosa

Name

Marsdenia R.Br., Prodr. 460. 27 Mar 1810.

Type species: M. tinctoria R. Br.

Synonyms

* Bidaria (Endl.) Decne., in de Candolle, Prodr. 8: 623. Mar (med.) 1844.
* Endotropis Endl., Gen. 591. Aug 1838, nom illeg. non Raf. (1825).
* Gymnema R.Br., Prodr. 461. 27 Mar 1810.
* Leichardtia R.Br. in Sturt, Exped. Centr. Australia 2(App): 81. 1849.
* Stephanotis Thouars, Gen. Nov. Madagasc. 11. 1806.
* Thozetia F .Muell. ex Benth., Fl. Austral. 4: 347. 16 Dec 1868.


References

* Forster, P.I. (1995). Circumscription of Marsdenia (Asclepiadaceae: Marsdenieae), with a revision of the genus in Australia and Papuasia. Australian Systematic Botany 8(5) 703 - 933.
* Sennblad B. & Bremer B. (2002). Classification of Apocynaceae s.l. According to a New Approach Combining Linnaean and Phylogenetic Taxonomy. Systematic Biology 51. 3. 389-409.

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