Taxon profile


Strychnos L.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Gentianales »  family Loganiaceae

Scientific synonyms

Scyphostrychnos S. Moore

Included taxa

Number of records: 10

species Strychnos chromatoxylon Leeuwenb.
species Strychnos elaeocarpa Gilg ex Leeuwenb.
species Strychnos ignatii P. J. Bergius
species Strychnos mellodora S Moore
species Strychnos millepunctata Leeuwenb.
species Strychnos nux-vomica L. - Strychnine Tree
species Strychnos spinosa Lam. - Natal Orange
species Strychnos staudtii Gilg
species Strychnos tetragona A. W. Hill
species Strychnos toxifera R.H. Schomb. ex Lindl. - Strychnine

Links and literature

EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [1114381]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [] [as Strychnos Linnaeus, 1753]
Data retrieved on: 8 December 2019
EN C. Ulloa et al. (2017): An integrated assessment of the vascular plant species of the Americas, Science. 358. 1614-1617 [as Strychnos L.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019

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