1. Family: Fabaceae Lindl.
    1. Genus: Aganope Miq.
      1. Aganope leucobotrya (Dunn) Polhill

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Sierra Leone to S. Nigeria.

    [ILDIS]

    International Legume Database and Information Service

    Conservation
    Not Threatened
    Ecology
    Africa: Guineo-Congolian forest.
    Habit
    Perennial, Climbing/Not climbing, Shrub/Tree
    [FWTA]

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

    Habit
    A forest tree or shrub, sometimes climbing
    Flowers
    Flowers white, rarely pink in red-brown tomentellous panicles.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Ghana, Ivory Coast, Liberia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone

    Aganope leucobotrya (Dunn) Polhill appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Onochie, C.F.A. [FHI34124], Nigeria K000044222
    Deighton, F.C. [290], Sierra Leone K000044198
    Deighton, F.C. [1506], Sierra Leone K000044199
    Deighton, F.C. [2444], Sierra Leone K000044200
    Dalziel, J.M. [8116], Sierra Leone K000044205
    Adames, P. [749], Liberia K000044215
    Chevalier, A. [17304], Ivory Coast K000044217
    Hepper, F.N. [2476], Sierra Leone K000044204
    Daramola, B.O. [FHI55519], Nigeria K000044221
    Baldwin, J.T. [10974], Liberia K000044208
    Baldwin, J.T. [10557], Liberia K000044211
    Baldwin, J.T. [10516], Liberia K000044212
    Morton, J.K. [SL1595], Sierra Leone K000044196
    Morton, J.K. [SL257], Sierra Leone K000044203
    Scott Elliot, G.F. [3842], Sierra Leone K000044206
    Scott Elliot, G.F. [3842], Sierra Leone K000263233
    Lane-Poole, C.E. [35], Sierra Leone K000044193
    Pyne, C.T. [76], Sierra Leone K000044201
    Pyne, C.T. [76], Sierra Leone K000044202
    Burbidge, K. [476], Sierra Leone K000044194
    Linder, D.H. [1542], Liberia K000044209
    Linder, D.H. [1542], Liberia K000044210
    Smythe [62] K000263234
    Bequaert, J.C. [86], Liberia K000044213
    Bequaert, J.C. [86], Liberia K000044214
    Andoh, J.E. [FH5431], Ghana K000044219
    Smythe, C.W. [62], Sierra Leone K000044195
    Barker, A.J.D. [1096], Liberia K000044207
    Cremers, G. [1171], Ivory Coast K000044218
    King-Church, L.A. [5], Sierra Leone K000044197
    Dinklage, M.J. [2054], Liberia K000044216
    Obeng-Darko, K. [5665], Ghana K000044220

    First published in Kew Bull. 25: 269 (1971)

    Accepted by

    • Jongkind, C. (2014). Fauna & Flora of Liberia, flowering plant species list www.liberianfaunaflora.org.
    • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 529. MIM, Deurne.
    • Lock, J.M. (1989). Legumes of Africa a check-list: 1-619. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Jongkind, C. (2014). Fauna & Flora of Liberia, flowering plant species list www.liberianfaunaflora.org.
    • Lock, J.M. (1989). Legumes of Africa a check-list: 1-619. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    International Legume Database and Information Service
    • Hall, J. B. & Swaine, M. D. (1981). Forest Vegetation in Ghana.

    Sources

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0

    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.
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

    International Legume Database and Information Service
    International Legume Database and Information Service (ILDIS) V10.39 Nov 2011
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    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