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Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Cladus: Asterids
Cladus: Lamiids
Ordo: Gentianales

Familia: Apocynaceae
Subfamilia: Rauvolfioideae
Tribus: Alyxieae
Subtribus: Condylocarpinae
Genus: Condylocarpon
Species: C. amazonicum – C. glabrum – C. guyanense – C. intermedium – C. isthmicum – C. myrtifolium – C. pubiflorum

Condylocarpon Desf., Mém. Mus. Hist. Nat. 8: 119 (1822)

Type species: Condylocarpon guyanense Desf., Mém. Mus. Hist. Nat. 8: 120 (1822)


Maycockia A.DC. in Candolle, Prodr. 8: 324 (1844)
Hortsmania Miq., Natuurk. Verh. Holl. Maatsch. Wetensch. Haarlem, ser. 2, 7: 167 (1851)
Rhipidia Markgr., Notizbl. Bot. Gart. Berlin-Dahlem 10: 1033 (1930) non Rhipidia Meigen, (1818)


Desfontaines, R.L. 1822. Mémoires du Muséum d'Histoire Naturelle 8: 119–120.
Govaerts, R. et al. 2017. Condylocarpon in Kew Science Plants of the World online. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published online. Accessed: 2017 Oct. 18. Reference page.
International Plant Names Index. 2017. Condylocarpon. Published online. Accessed: Oct. 18 2017. 2017. Condylocarpon. Missouri Botanical Garden. Published online. Accessed: 18 Oct. 2017.

Condylocarpon is a genus of flowering plants in the family Apocynaceae first described as a genus in 1822. It is primarily native to South America, though found also in Trinidad & Tobago and Nicaragua.[1]


Condylocarpon amazonicum (Markgr.) Ducke - Suriname, Venezuela, Bolivia, NW Brazil
†Condylocarpon glabrum Müll.Arg. - Espírito Santo in Brazil but extinct
Condylocarpon guyanense Desf. - French Guiana, Guyana, Amapá
Condylocarpon intermedium Müll.Arg. - Nicaragua, Trinidad & Tobago, Venezuela, the Guianas, N Brazil
Condylocarpon isthmicum (Vell.) A.DC. - Brazil, Paraguay, Uruguay, NE Argentina
Condylocarpon myrtifolium (Miq.) Müll.Arg. - Venezuela, Bolivia, NW Brazil, the Guianas
Condylocarpon pubiflorum Müll.Arg. - Venezuela, Colombia, Peru, NW Brazil


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