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Details for: Caralluma
Source: Marhold, K. (2011): Apocynaceae. – In: Euro+Med Plantbase - the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity.
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Name: Caralluma R. Br.
Nomencl. ref.: Asclepiadeae: 17. 1810
Rank: Genus
Taxonomy (this taxon is included in): Regnum - Plantae
     Divisio - Tracheophyta
          Subdivisio - Spermatophytina
               Class - Magnoliopsida
                    Superordo - Asteranae
                         Ordo - Gentianales Lindl.
                              Familia - Apocynaceae Juss.
Synonyms: Boucerosia Wight & Arn.
Included taxa: Caralluma aaronis (Hart) N. E. Br.
Caralluma burchardii N. E. Br.
Caralluma commutata A. Berger
Caralluma europaea (Guss.) N. E. Br.
Caralluma joannis Maire
Caralluma munbyana (Decne.) N. E. Br.
Caralluma negevensis Zohary
Caralluma retrospiciens N. E. Br.
Caralluma sinaica (Decne.) A. Berger
Caralluma tombuctuensis (A. Chev.) N. E. Br.
Caralluma venenosa Maire
Common names: Καραλλούμα (Greek)[Credits]
Maps: distribution
Occurrence: Ag ?Ca(C) Ca(F L) Eg Hs Ir Jo Li Ma Si(S) Sn Tn