Taxonomic Swap 47514 (Committed on 07-29-2021)

Plants of the World Online (Citation) | 2_2019 Asparagaceae update
Added by loarie on February 12, 2019 12:27 AM | Committed by loarie on July 29, 2021
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These are currently regarded as quite distinct (but similar and related) species in southern Africa. Differences are the pattern of cladodes, the size of the branches and the colour of the fruit.
The genus is under review, and I will find out what the latest on these two species is.

Posted by tonyrebelo about 4 years ago

From: John & Sandie Burrows
Sent: 19 April 2020 12:00
Subject: Re: Asparagus plumosus

Hi Tony,
We are currently following FSA & IPNI and regarding A. plumosus as a synonym of A. setaceus.
Best wishes

Sink it ...

((I see most of our iNat plumosus are coastal, with setaceus more inland))

Posted by tonyrebelo about 4 years ago

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