1. Family: Connaraceae R.Br.
    1. Genus: Rourea Aubl.
      1. Rourea solanderi Baker

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

    [FWTA]

    Connaraceae, F. N. Hepper. Flora of West Tropical Africa 1:2. 1958

    Habit
    Shrub or large climber in forest
    Flowers
    Flowers white, turning yellow, fragrant.
    [FWTA]

    Connaraceae, F. N. Hepper. Flora of West Tropical Africa 1:2. 1958

    Habit
    Forest climber, sometimes a shrub
    Flowers
    Flowers white
    Fruits
    Fruits straight, about 1 in. long, red-velvety, drying brown.
    [FWTA]

    Connaraceae, F. N. Hepper. Flora of West Tropical Africa 1:2. 1958

    Habit
    Climbing shrub up to 20 ft. high.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Cabinda, Cameroon, Central African Repu, Congo, Gabon, Ghana, Guinea-Bissau, Ivory Coast, Liberia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, Zaïre

    Rourea solanderi Baker appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Sep 1, 2000 Etuge, M. [4099], Cameroon K000093800
    Jan 1, 1994 Akogo, M. [46], Cameroon K000381514
    Jan 1, 1987 Nemba, J. [13], Cameroon K000093080
    Meikle, R.D. [609], Nigeria Spiropetalum heterophyllum 15914.000
    Troupin, G. [3730], Congo, DRC Spiropetalum odoratum 11428.000
    Troupin, G. [3725], Congo, DRC Spiropetalum odoratum 9861.000
    Troupin, G. [3757], Congo, DRC Spiropetalum odoratum 9862.000
    Troupin, G. [3776], Congo, DRC Spiropetalum odoratum 9863.000

    First published in D.Oliver & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Trop. Afr. 1: 456 (1868)

    Accepted by

    • Sosef, M.S.M. & al. (2006). Check-list des plantes vasculaires du Gabon Scripta Botanica Belgica 35: 1-438.
    • Catarino, L., Sampaio Martins, E., Pinto-Basto, M.F. & Diniz, M.A. (2006). Plantas Vasculares e Briófitos da Guiné-Bissau: 1-298. Instituto de investigação científica tropical, Instituto Português de apoio ao desenvolvimento.
    • Harris, D.J. (2002). Vasc. Pl. Dzanga-Sangha: 1-274. National Botanic Garden (Belgium), Meise.
    • Tutin, T.G. & al. (eds.) (1993). Flora Europaea ed. 2, 1: 1-581. Cambridge University Press.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Sosef, M.S.M. & al. (2006). Check-list des plantes vasculaires du Gabon Scripta Botanica Belgica 35: 1-438.
    • Catarino, L., Sampaio Martins, E., Pinto-Basto, M.F. & Diniz, M.A. (2006). Plantas Vasculares e Briófitos da Guiné-Bissau: 1-298. Instituto de investigação científica tropical, Instituto Português de apoio ao desenvolvimento.
    • Sita, P. & Moutsambote, J.-M. (2005). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Congo, ed. sept. 2005: 1-158. ORSTOM, Centre de Brazzaville.
    • Harris, D.J. (2002). Vasc. Pl. Dzanga-Sangha: 1-274. National Botanic Garden (Belgium), Meise.
    • Tutin, T.G. & al. (eds.) (1993). Flora Europaea ed. 2, 1: 1-581. Cambridge University Press.
    • 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
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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