1. Family: Capparaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Ritchiea R.Br. ex G.Don
      1. Ritchiea afzelii Gilg

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Sierra Leone to Guinea.

    [FWTA]

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

    Habit
    Shrub with slender erect shoots, to 18 in. high.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Guinea, Sierra Leone

    Ritchiea afzelii Gilg appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 33: 212 (1903)

    Accepted by

    • 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
    • Chev. Fl. Viv. 1: 183.
    • Gilg & Benedict in Engl. Bot. Jahrb. 53: 183
    • Gilg in Engl. Bot. Jahrb. 33: 212 (1903)
    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Hutchinson, J., Dalziel, J.M. & Keay, R.W.J. (1954-1958). Flora of West Tropical Africa, ed. 2, 1: 1-828.

    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