1. Family: Capparaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Ritchiea R.Br. ex G.Don
      1. Ritchiea reflexa (Thonn. & Schumach.) Gilg & Gilg-Ben.

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

    [FWTA]

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

    Habit
    Scandent shrub
    Flowers
    Flowers cream.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Benin, Burkina, Gabon, Ghana, Guinea, Ivory Coast, Togo

    Ritchiea reflexa (Thonn. & Schumach.) Gilg & Gilg-Ben. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 1980 Ern, H. [2930], Togo K000040206
    Milne-Redhead, E. [5056], Ghana 16180.000
    Dalziel, J.M. [130], Ghana K000044764
    Dalziel, J.M. [8295], Ghana K000040203
    Adams, C.D. [3749], Ghana K000044760
    Morton, J.K. [A1901], Ghana K000044761
    Morton, J.K. [GC6314], Ghana K000044762
    Morton, J.K. [6314], Ghana K000040204
    Thomas, A.S. [102], Ghana K000044756
    Robertson, N.F. [42], Ghana K000044763
    Ern, H. [2730], Togo K000040205
    Cummins, H.A. [21], Ghana K000044755
    Johnson, W.H. [562], Ghana K000044754
    Mildbraed, G.W.J. [7508], Togo K000044765
    Warnecke, O. [61], Togo K000044759
    Warnecke, O. [61], Togo K000044758
    Warnecke, O. [61], Togo K000044757
    Schäfer, R.A. [7567], Togo K000044766
    Schäfer, R.A. [8962], Togo K000044767

    First published in Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 53: 183 (1915)

    Accepted by

    • Thiombiano, A., Schmidt, M., Dressler, S., Ouédraogo, A., Hahn, K. & Zizka, G. (2012). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Burkina Faso Boissiera 65: 1-391.
    • 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.
    • Aké Assi, L. (2001). Flore de la Côte-d'Ivoire: catalogue systématique, biogéographie et écologie. I Boissiera 57: 1-396.
    • 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: 182.
    • Gilg & Benedict in Engl. Bot. Jahrb. 53: 183 (1915)
    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Thiombiano, A., Schmidt, M., Dressler, S., Ouédraogo, A., Hahn, K. & Zizka, G. (2012). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Burkina Faso Boissiera 65: 1-391.
    • 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.
    • Aké Assi, L. (2001). Flore de la Côte-d'Ivoire: catalogue systématique, biogéographie et écologie. I Boissiera 57: 1-396.

    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.

    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