1. Family: Fabaceae Lindl.
    1. Genus: Anthonotha P.Beauv.
      1. Anthonotha macrophylla P.Beauv.

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

    [FWTA]

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

    Habit
    Forest shrub or tree
    Corolla
    Petals white, turning yellow.
    [ILDIS]

    International Legume Database and Information Service

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

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Angola, Benin, Cameroon, Central African Repu, Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Ghana, Guinea, Ivory Coast, Liberia, Mali, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Zaïre

    Anthonotha macrophylla P.Beauv. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jul 1, 2008 Cable, S. [2176], Cameroon K000339525
    Apr 24, 2008 Gossweiler, Johannes [s.n.], Angola K001276344
    Apr 1, 2008 Olorunfemi, J. [FHI 30609], Cameroon K000092877
    May 1, 2005 Etuge, M. [5188], Cameroon K000338195
    Jul 1, 2001 Mackinder, B. [268], Cameroon K000108149
    Jul 1, 2001 Mackinder, B. [235], Cameroon K000108193
    Jul 1, 2001 Mackinder, B. [223], Cameroon K000108217
    Jul 1, 2001 Mackinder, B. [229], Cameroon K000108218
    Jul 1, 2001 Mackinder, B. [222], Cameroon K000108273
    Feb 1, 2001 Cheek, M. [9339], Cameroon K000051311
    Feb 1, 2001 Etuge, M. [2458], Cameroon K000107517
    Feb 1, 2001 Groves, M. [14], Cameroon K000051312
    Feb 1, 2001 Sidwell, K. [310], Cameroon K000107515
    Maitland, T.D. [623], Cameroon K000092730
    Maitland, T.D. [623], Cameroon K000092731
    Maitland, T.D. [223], Cameroon K000092733
    Maitland, T.D. [1156], Cameroon K000092732
    Binuyo, A. [35647], Cameroon K000092728
    Thomas, D.W. [2319], Cameroon K000092725
    Cheek, M. [11048], Cameroon K000338196
    Rudatis, H. [28], Cameroon K000092727
    Tadjouteu, F. [620], Cameroon K000338194
    Brenan, J.P.M. [8755], Nigeria Macrolobium macrophyllum 11477.000
    Deighton, F.C. [4682], Sierra Leone Macrolobium macrophyllum 11476.000
    Deighton, F.C. [4691], Sierra Leone Macrolobium macrophyllum 15705.000

    First published in Fl. Oware 1: 70 (1806)

    Accepted by

    • Lejoy, J., Ndjele, M.-B. & Geerinck, D. (2010). Catalogue-flore des plantes vasculaires des districts de Kisangani et de la Tshopo (RD Congo) Taxonomania 30: 1-307.
    • Figueiredo, E. & Smith, G.F. (2008). Plants of Angola Strelitzia 22: 1-279. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
    • Sita, P. & Moutsambote, J.-M. (2005). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Congo, ed. sept. 2005: 1-158. ORSTOM, Centre de Brazzaville.
    • 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.
    • Boudet, G., Lebrun, J.P. & Demange, R. (1986). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Mali: 1-465. Etudes d'Elevage et de Médecine Vétérinaire des Pays Tropicaux.
    • Berhaut, J. (1975). Flore illustrée du Sénégal 4: 1-625. Gouvernement du Sénégal, Ministère du développement rural direction des eaux et forêta, Dakar.

    Literature

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    • Fl. Oware 1: 70, t. 42 (1806).
    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Akoègninou, A., van der Burg, W.J. & van der Maesen, L.J.G. (eds.) (2006). Flore Analytique du Bénin: 1-1034. Backhuys Publishers.
    • Sita, P. & Moutsambote, J.-M. (2005). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Congo, ed. sept. 2005: 1-158. ORSTOM, Centre de Brazzaville.
    • Lock, J.M. (1989). Legumes of Africa a check-list: 1-619. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Boudet, G., Lebrun, J.P. & Demange, R. (1986). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Mali: 1-465. Etudes d'Elevage et de Médecine Vétérinaire des Pays Tropicaux.
    • Berhaut, J. (1975). Flore illustrée du Sénégal 4: 1-625. Gouvernement du Sénégal, Ministère du développement rural direction des eaux et forêta, Dakar.
    International Legume Database and Information Service
    • Keay, R. W. J. (1958). Flora of West Tropical Africa. Ed. 2;Vol. 1, part 2
    • Dalziel, J. M. (1937). The Useful Plants of West Tropical Africa

    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.

    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