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Asparagus L.
    Sp. Pl. 1: 313-314 (1753).

Asparagus racemosus
Living Plant image: RANAIVOJAONA 1394

Credit: Peter Phillipson

  • Asparagopsis Kunth

    Status: this genus has been assessed for the following:

    - Species in Fl. Madag: 11 (7 endemic, 4 indigenous non-endemic)

    - Accepted published species: 7 (6 endemic, 1 indigenous non-endemic)

    - Estimated undescribed species: 13 endemic

    - Estimated total species: 20 (19 endemic, 1 indigenous non-endemic)

    - Indigenous species endemism: 95%

    Additional taxonomic work: in progress

    Species level data entry: complete

    Note: Genus under revision by: P. Phillipson (MBG) and M. Pignal (MNHN)

    Contributed/compiled by: P.B. Phillipson

    Updated on: 31 Oct. 2007

    Lower Taxa:


     

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