1. Family: Melastomataceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Warneckea Gilg
      1. Warneckea memecyloides (Benth.) Jacq.-Fél.

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

    [FWTA]

    Melastomataceae, Hutchinson and Dalziel. Flora of West Tropical Africa 1:1. 1954

    Habit
    Spreading tree of swamp forest, to 50 ft. high
    Corolla
    Petals pale blue
    Fruits
    Fruit deep blue.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Benin, Central African Repu, Ghana, Gulf of Guinea Is., Nigeria

    Warneckea memecyloides (Benth.) Jacq.-Fél. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Hooker [149], Nigeria K000230025
    Latilo, M.G. [38099], Nigeria Memecylon memecyloides 30500.000
    Thomas, D.W. [664], Cameroon Memecylon memecyloides 41732.000

    First published in Adansonia, sér. 2, 18(2): 232 (1978)

    Accepted by

    • Roskov Y. & al. (eds.) (2018). Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands.

    Sources

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    Flora of West Tropical Africa
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    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