1. Family: Linaceae DC. ex Perleb
    1. Genus: Hugonia L.
      1. Hugonia afzelii R.Br. ex Planch.

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

    [FWTA]

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

    Habit
    A shrub, 15–18 ft. high, with long, loose branches
    Flowers
    Flowers yellow.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Central African Repu, Gabon, Ghana, Ivory Coast, Liberia, Sierra Leone, Zaïre

    Hugonia afzelii R.Br. ex Planch. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Sierra Leone K000435009

    First published in London J. Bot. 7: 525 (1848)

    Accepted by

    • Sosef, M.S.M. & al. (2006). Check-list des plantes vasculaires du Gabon Scripta Botanica Belgica 35: 1-438.
    • Hutchinson, J., Dalziel, J.M. & Keay, R.W.J. (1954-1958). Flora of West Tropical Africa, ed. 2, 1: 1-828.
    • Robyns, W. & al. (eds.) (1948-1963). Flore du Congo Belge et du Ruanda-Urundi 1-10.

    Literature

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    • Mildbr. in Fedde Rep. 41: 254 (1937).
    • Chev. Bot. 93
    • —F.T.A. 1: 270
    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Sosef, M.S.M. & al. (2006). Check-list des plantes vasculaires du Gabon Scripta Botanica Belgica 35: 1-438.
    • Hutchinson, J., Dalziel, J.M. & Keay, R.W.J. (1954-1958). Flora of West Tropical Africa, ed. 2, 1: 1-828.
    • Robyns, W. & al. (eds.) (1948-1963). Flore du Congo Belge et du Ruanda-Urundi 1-10.

    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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    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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