Taxon profile


Cercestis Schott

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Liliopsida - monocotyledons »  order Alismatales »  family Araceae - aroids »  subfamily Aroideae

Scientific synonyms

Alocasiophyllum Engl.
Rhektophyllum N.E. Br.

Included taxa

Number of records: 10

species Cercestis afzelii Schott
species Cercestis camerunensis (Ntépé-Nyamè) Bogner
species Cercestis congoensis Engl.
species Cercestis dinklagei Engl.
species Cercestis hepperi Jongkind
species Cercestis ivorensis A. Chev.
species Cercestis kamerunianus (Engl.) N.E. Br.
species Cercestis mirabilis (N.E. Br.) Bogner - African Embossed Aroid

Cercestis mirabilis

species Cercestis sagittatus Engl.
species Cercestis taiensis Bogner & Knecht

Links and literature

EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [1322198]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [] [as Cercestis H.W. Schott, 1857]
Data retrieved on: 9 December 2019

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