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⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.

This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-2171, and has not been changed.

H Acokanthera schimperi (A.DC.) Schweinf. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Acokanthera (family Apocynaceae).

The record derives from WCSP which reports it as an accepted name (record 2171) with original publication details: Bol. Soc. Afr. Ital. 10(11-12): 11 1891.

Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI:


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source
Acokanthera abyssinica K.Schum. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Acokanthera deflersii Schweinf. ex Lewin Synonym H WCSP
Acokanthera friesiorum Markgr. Synonym H WCSP
Acokanthera ouabaio Cathelineau ex Lewin Synonym H WCSP
Acokanthera scabra Schweinf. ex Markgr. [Invalid] Synonym H WCSP
Acokanthera schimperi (A. DC.) Benth. & Hook. f. Synonym M TRO
Acokanthera schimperi var. ouabaio (Cathelineau ex Lewin) Cufod. Synonym L WCSP
Arduina schimperi (A.DC.) Baill. Synonym H WCSP
Carissa deflersii (Schweinf. ex Lewin) Pichon Synonym H WCSP
Carissa friesiorum (Markgr.) Cufod. Synonym H WCSP
Carissa inepta Perrot & Vogt Synonym H WCSP
Carissa schimperi A.DC. Synonym H WCSP

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