1. Family: Rubiaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Pauridiantha Hook.f.
      1. Pauridiantha hirtella (Benth.) Bremek.

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

    [FWTA]

    Rubiaceae, F. N. Hepper & R. W. J. Keay. Flora of West Tropical Africa 2. 1963

    Habit
    Shrub up to 15 ft. high
    Indumentum
    Usually hairy
    Flowers
    Flowers greenish-white
    Ecology
    In secondary swamp forest and moist ground.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Benin, Cameroon, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Ivory Coast, Liberia, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone

    Pauridiantha hirtella (Benth.) Bremek. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 1994 Akogo, M. [61], Cameroon K000541055
    Jan 1, 1981 Leeuwenberg, A.J.M. [9554], Cameroon K000109751
    Brenan, J.P.M. [9215], Nigeria 906.000
    Vogel [25], Nigeria K000414480 holotype

    First published in Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 71: 216 (1940)

    Accepted by

    • Ntore, S. (2008). Révision du genre afrotropical Pauridiantha (Rubiaceae) Opera Botanica Belgica 15: 1-227.
    • Sosef, M.S.M. & al. (2006). Check-list des plantes vasculaires du Gabon Scripta Botanica Belgica 35: 1-438.
    • Akoègninou, A., van der Burg, W.J. & van der Maesen, L.J.G. (eds.) (2006). Flore Analytique du Bénin: 1-1034. Backhuys Publishers.
    • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Lebrun, J.P. (1973). Énumération des plantes vasculaires du Sénégal: 1-209. Maisons Alfort: Institut d'élevage et de médecine vétérinaire des pays tropicaux.

    Literature

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    • in Engl. Bot. Jahrb. 71: 216 (1940).
    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Ntore, S. (2008). Révision du genre afrotropical Pauridiantha (Rubiaceae) Opera Botanica Belgica 15: 1-227.
    • Akoègninou, A., van der Burg, W.J. & van der Maesen, L.J.G. (eds.) (2006). Flore Analytique du Bénin: 1-1034. Backhuys Publishers.

    Sources

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    Flora of West Tropical Africa
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    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
    'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/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