1. Family: Amaryllidaceae J.St.-Hil.
    1. Genus: Crinum L.
      1. Crinum scillifolium A.Chev.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is W. Tropical Africa.

    [FWTA]

    Amaryllidaceae, F. N. Hepper. Flora of West Tropical Africa 3:1. 1968

    Leaves
    Narrow leaves arising from round bulb about 1 in. across with a characteristic tubular neck about as long as the bulb
    Scape
    Scape about 9 in. high bearing 1 to 4 flowers with very long slender tubes, white with a pink median stripe
    Ecology
    In seasonally flooded places in forest.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Ivory Coast, Liberia, Togo

    Crinum scillifolium A.Chev. appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Mém. Soc. Bot. France 8: 211 (1912)

    Accepted by

    • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.
    • Brunel, J.F., Hiepo, P. & Scholz, H. (eds.) (1984). Flore Analytique du Togo Phanérogames: 1-751. GTZ, Eschborn.

    Literature

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    • in Rev. Bot. Appliq. 30: 622 (1950).
    • in Mém. Soc. Bot. Fr. 8: 210 (1912)
    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Brunel, J.F., Hiepo, P. & Scholz, H. (eds.) (1984). Flore Analytique du Togo Phanérogames: 1-751. GTZ, Eschborn.

    Sources

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0