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

[FWTA]

Polygonaceae, Hutchinson and Dalziel. Flora of West Tropical Africa 1:1. 1954

Morphology General Habit
Forest liane, to 50 ft. high
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Calyx
Calyx green
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Corolla
Petals pink
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Fruits reddish-brown.

Native to:

Cameroon, Central African Repu, Congo, Gabon, Ghana, Ivory Coast, Liberia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, Zaïre

Afrobrunnichia erecta (Asch.) Hutch. & Dalziel appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Zenker, G.A. [2272], Cameroon K000244111
Zenker, G.A. [1125], Cameroon K000244112
Soyaux, H. [152], Gabon K000244119

First published in Fl. W. Trop. Afr. 1: 118 (1927)

Accepted by

  • Lejoy, J., Ndjele, M.-B. & Geerinck, D. (2010). Catalogue-flore des plantes vasculaires des districts de Kisangani et de la Tshopo (RD Congo) Taxonomania 30: 1-307.
  • Sita, P. & Moutsambote, J.-M. (2005). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Congo, ed. sept. 2005: 1-158. ORSTOM, Centre de Brazzaville.
  • Harris, D.J. (2002). Vasc. Pl. Dzanga-Sangha: 1-274. National Botanic Garden (Belgium), Meise.
  • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 529. MIM, Deurne.
  • Hutchinson, J., Dalziel, J.M. & Keay, R.W.J. (1954-1958). Flora of West Tropical Africa, ed. 2, 1: 1-828.

Literature

Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • Kew Bull. 1928: 28.
  • F.W.T.A., ed. 1, 1: 118 (1927)

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Sita, P. & Moutsambote, J.-M. (2005). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Congo, ed. sept. 2005: 1-158. ORSTOM, Centre de Brazzaville.
  • Hutchinson, J., Dalziel, J.M. & Keay, R.W.J. (1954-1958). Flora of West Tropical Africa, ed. 2, 1: 1-828.

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