1. Family: Asteraceae Bercht. & J.Presl
    1. Genus: Hypericophyllum Steetz
      1. Hypericophyllum multicaule Hutch.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Sierra Leone, Ivory Coast, Cameroon.

    [FWTA]

    Compositae, C. D. Adams. Flora of West Tropical Africa 2. 1963

    Habit
    An erect perennial herb with several stiff pale green stems, pinkish at the base, up to 2 ft. high, arising from a woody rhizome
    Leaves
    Leaves bright green, rather fleshy and glossy
    Bracts
    Involucre pale green
    Florets
    Florets greenish-white in heads 1 in. long; flowering after grass burning.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Cameroon, Ivory Coast, Sierra Leone

    Hypericophyllum multicaule Hutch. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Dalziel, J.M. [52], Nigeria K000410640 Unknown type material
    Meikle, R.D. [1058], Nigeria 10651.000

    First published in Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 1907: 50 (1907)

    Accepted by

    • Roskov Y. & al. (eds.) (2018). Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands.

    Literature

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    • in Kew Bull. 1907: 50.

    Sources

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    Flora of West Tropical Africa
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
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    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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