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Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Eudicots
Clade: Asterids
Order: Gentianales
Family: Rubiaceae
Subfamily: Rubioideae
Tribe: Anthospermeae
Genus: Anthospermum
Type species
Anthospermum aethiopicum

Anthospermum is a genus of flowering plants in the Rubiaceae family.[1][2][3] It is found in Tropical and Southern Africa, Madagascar and in southwestern Arabian Peninsula.[4]



  1. ^ "Anthospermum L.". African Plants Database. South African National Biodiversity Institute, the Conservatoire et Jardin botaniques de la Ville de Genève and Tela Botanica. Retrieved 2008-05-13. 
  2. ^ "Anthospermum L.". Index Nominum Genericorum. International Association for Plant Taxonomy. 1996-02-09. Retrieved 2008-05-13. 
  3. ^ Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN) (1996-09-17). "Genus: Anthospermum L.". Taxonomy for Plants. USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program, National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. Retrieved 2008-05-13. 
  4. ^ "Anthospermum in the World Checklist of Rubiaceae". Retrieved January 2013.  Check date values in: |access-date= (help)

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