1. Family: Begoniaceae C.Agardh
    1. Genus: Begonia L.
      1. Begonia salisburyana Irmsch.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Nigeria.

    [FWTA]

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

    Habit
    Acaulescent herb
    Leaves
    Leaves very pale green, petioles dull red-purple
    Calyx
    One sepal yellow, the other red with yellowish streaks.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Nigeria

    Begonia salisburyana Irmsch. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Nov 1, 1991 Brenan, J.P.M. [8432], Benin K000272560 holotype
    Nov 1, 1991 Brenan, J.P.M. [8432], Benin K000272561 isotype
    Brenan, J.P.M. [8432], Nigeria 9979.000
    Coombe, D.E. [185], Nigeria 11571.000
    Brenan, J.P.M. [8531], Benin K000272559 syntype

    First published in Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 76: 215 (1954)

    Accepted by

    • Govaerts, R. (1996). World Checklist of Seed Plants 2(1, 2): 1-492. MIM, Deurne.

    Literature

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    • in Engl. Bot. Jahrb. 76: 215 (1954).

    Sources

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    Flora of West Tropical Africa
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