1. Family: Colchicaceae DC.
    1. Genus: Gloriosa L.
      1. Gloriosa carsonii Baker

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Congo to Sudan and N. Namibia.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Angola, Burundi, Congo, Kenya, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Rwanda, Sudan, Tanzania, Zambia, Zaïre, Zimbabwe

    Gloriosa carsonii Baker appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 2012 Carson, A. [53], Zambia K000365959 Unknown type material
    Bullock, A.A. [2106], Zambia 5469.000

    First published in Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 1895: 74 (1895)

    Accepted by

    • Maroyi, A. (2012). The genus Gloriosa (Colchicaceae) - ethnobotany, phylogeny and taxonomy: 1-194. Thesis, Wageningen University, Wageningen, The Netherlands.

    Not accepted by

    • Geerinck, D. (2012). Contribution à la flore d' Afrique centrale: Colchicaceae et Flagellariaceae Taxonomania. Revue de Taxonomie et de Nomenclature Botaniques 33: 1-30. [Cited as Gloriosa superba.]
    • Sosef, M.S.M. & al. (eds.) (2010). Flore du Gabon 41: 1-75. Muséum National D'Histoire Naturelle, Paris. [Cited as Gloriosa superba.]
    • Timberlake, J.R. & Martins, E.S. (eds.) (2009). Flora Zambesiaca 12(2): 1-208. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [Cited as Gloriosa superba.]
    • Hoenselaar, K. (2005). Colchicaceae Flora of Tropical East Africa: 1-20. [Cited as Gloriosa superba.]
    • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS G: 1-40325. [Cited as Gloriosa superba.]

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Maroyi, A. (2012). The genus Gloriosa (Colchicaceae) - ethnobotany, phylogeny and taxonomy: 1-194. Thesis, Wageningen University, Wageningen, The Netherlands.

    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