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Taxon: Cerbera venenifera (Poir.) Steud.

Synonym of Cerbera manghas L.

Genus: Cerbera
Family: Apocynaceae
Nomen number: 411918
Place of publication: Nomencl. bot. ed. 2, 1:332. 1840
Name verified on: 17-Sep-1999 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 11-Feb-2007
No species priority site assigned.



  • Arnold, H. L. 1968. Poisonous plants of Hawaii. [= Tanghinia venenifera Poir.].
  • Friedmann, F. 1994. Flore de Seychelles. [accepts].
  • Leeuwenberg, A. J. M. 1999. Series of revisions of Apocynaceae XLVII. The genus Cerbera L. Agric. Univ. Wageningen Pap. 98–3:25.

Check other web resources for Cerbera venenifera (Poir.) Steud.:

  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.

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USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
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