1. Family: Euphorbiaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Tragia Plum. ex L.
      1. Tragia preussii Pax

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

    [FWTA]

    Euphorbiaceae, Hutchinson and Dalziel. Flora of West Tropical Africa 1:2. 1958

    Habit
    Stems twining
    Indumentum
    Apparently without stinging hairs.

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    Distribution

    Doubtfully present in:

    Equatorial Guinea

    Native to:

    Benin, Cameroon, Central African Repu, Gabon, Nigeria, Togo, Zaïre

    Tragia preussii Pax appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    May 1, 2002 Cheek, M. [7812], Cameroon K000026608
    May 1, 2002 Etuge, M. [4308], Cameroon K000026609
    Jan 1, 1994 Cheek, M. [5603], Cameroon K000540052
    Jan 1, 1994 Watts, J. [867], Cameroon K000540055
    Jan 1, 1994 Watts, J. [940], Cameroon K000540056
    Jan 1, 1994 Watts, J. [881], Cameroon K000540057
    Jan 1, 1994 Faucher, P. [34], Cameroon K000540054
    Jan 1, 1994 Tchouto (Mbatchou), P. [843], Cameroon K000510997
    Jan 1, 1994 Tchouto (Mbatchou), P. [778], Cameroon K000540053
    Thomas, D.W. [2793], Cameroon K000181245
    Preuss, P.R. [467], Cameroon K000181246

    First published in Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 19: 102 (1894)

    Accepted by

    • Barberá, P., Velayos, M. & Aedo, C. (2013). Annotated checklist and identification keys of the Acalyphoideae (Euphorbiaceae) of Equatorial Guinea (Annobón, Bioko and Río Muni) Phytotaxa 140: 1-25.
    • Akoègninou, A., van der Burg, W.J. & van der Maesen, L.J.G. (eds.) (2006). Flore Analytique du Bénin: 1-1034. Backhuys Publishers.
    • Govaerts, R., Frodin, D.G. & Radcliffe-Smith, A. (2000). World Checklist and Bibliography of Euphorbiaceae (and Pandaceae) 1-4: 1-1622. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Brunel, J.F., Hiepo, P. & Scholz, H. (eds.) (1984). Flore Analytique du Togo Phanérogames: 1-751. GTZ, Eschborn.
    • Boulvert, Y. (1977). Catalogue de la Flore de Centrafrique 2(1): 1-85. ORSTOM, Bangui.

    Literature

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    • Pax & K. Hoffm. in Engl. Pflanzenr. Euph. 9: 75.
    • —F.T.A. 6, 1: 989
    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Barberá, P., Velayos, M. & Aedo, C. (2013). Annotated checklist and identification keys of the Acalyphoideae (Euphorbiaceae) of Equatorial Guinea (Annobón, Bioko and Río Muni) Phytotaxa 140: 1-25.
    • 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.
    • Brunel, J.F., Hiepo, P. & Scholz, H. (eds.) (1984). Flore Analytique du Togo Phanérogames: 1-751. GTZ, Eschborn.
    • Boulvert, Y. (1977). Catalogue de la Flore de Centrafrique 2(1): 1-85. ORSTOM, Bangui.

    Sources

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    Flora of West Tropical Africa
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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/
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