1. Family: Connaraceae R.Br.
    1. Genus: Rourea Aubl.
      1. Rourea orientalis Baill.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is SE. Kenya to N. Botswana, Madagascar.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Angola, Botswana, Caprivi Strip, Kenya, Madagascar, Malawi, Mozambique, Tanzania, Zambia, Zaïre, Zimbabwe

    Rourea orientalis Baill. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 1987 Miller, O.B. [925], Botswana K000511221
    Jan 1, 1987 Miller, O.B. [49], Botswana K000511223
    Jan 1, 1987 Miller, O.B. [49], Botswana K000511224
    Jan 1, 1987 Robertson [53], Botswana K000511222
    Jan 1, 1987 Richards, H.M. [17510], Zambia K000317936
    Jan 1, 1987 Rensburg, H.J. van [KBS2969], Zambia K000317937
    Jan 1, 1952 Baron, R. [4922], Madagascar K000430180 Unknown type material
    Pervillé, M. [755], Madagascar K000430179 Unknown type material
    Milne-Redhead, E. [3660], Zambia Byrsocarpus tomentosus 9858.000
    Cruse, A.W. [X], Zambia Byrsocarpus tomentosus 15580.000
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 5860], India Dalbergia tingens K001122432
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 5860], India Dalbergia tingens K001122433
    Milne-Redhead, E. [7612], Tanzania Byrsocarpus orientalis 31167.000
    Brenan, J.P.M. [8052], Zambia Byrsocarpus orientalis 31210.000
    Brenan, J.P.M. [7859], Zambia Byrsocarpus orientalis 31243.000
    Culwick [19/36], Tanzania Byrsocarpus orientalis 11419.000
    Gomes e Sousa, A. [4637], Mozambique Byrsocarpus orientalis 6965.000

    First published in Adansonia 7: 230 (1867)

    Accepted by

    • Jordaan, M. (2013). FSA contrinutions 21: Connaraceae Bothalia, A Journal of Botanical Research 43: 101-108.
    • Timberlake, J.R., Bayliss, J., Alves, T., Francisco, J., Harris, T., Nangoma, D. & de Sousa, C. (2009). Biodiversity and Conservation of Mchese Mountain, Malawi. Report produced under the Darwin Initiative Award 15/036: 1-71. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Germishuizen, G. & Meyer, N.L. (eds.) (2003). Plants of Southern Africa an annotated checklist Strelitzia 14: 1-1231. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Jordaan, M. (2013). FSA contrinutions 21: Connaraceae Bothalia, A Journal of Botanical Research 43: 101-108.
    • Mannheimer, C.A. & Curtis, B.A. (eds.) (2009). Le Roux and Müller's field guide to the trees and shrubs of Namibia, rev. ed.: 1-525. Macmillan Education Namibia, Windhoek.
    • Timberlake, J.R., Bayliss, J., Alves, T., Francisco, J., Harris, T., Nangoma, D. & de Sousa, C. (2009). Biodiversity and Conservation of Mchese Mountain, Malawi. Report produced under the Darwin Initiative Award 15/036: 1-71. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    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