1. Family: Myrtaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Eugenia P.Micheli ex L.
      1. Eugenia elliotii Engl. & Brehmer

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Guinea to Liberia, São Tomé.

    [FWTA]

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

    Habit
    A shrub or small tree
    Indumentum
    Young branches rusty-tomentose
    Flowers
    Flowers fairly large, white.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Guinea, Gulf of Guinea Is., Liberia, Sierra Leone

    Eugenia elliotii Engl. & Brehmer appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jordan, H.D. [419], Sierra Leone K001000623
    Hepper, F.N. [2632], Sierra Leone K001000622
    Scott Elliot, G.F. [4832], Sierra Leone K000312533 Unknown type material
    Scott Elliot, G.F. [4822], Sierra Leone K000312538 Unknown type material
    Chev, A. [12853], Guinea K000312534 Unknown type material
    Thomas, N.W. [7269], Sierra Leone K001000624
    Heudelot [901], Equatorial Guinea K001000620
    Langdale-Brown, I. [2622], Equatorial Guinea K001000618
    Leo Farmar [s.n.], Equatorial Guinea K001000619
    Datziel [s.n.], Equatorial Guinea K001000621

    First published in Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 54: 331 (1917)

    Accepted by

    • Jongkind, C. (2014). Fauna & Flora of Liberia, flowering plant species list www.liberianfaunaflora.org.
    • Figueiredo, E., Paiva, J., Stévart, T., Oliveira, F. & Smith, G.F. (2011). Annotated catalogue of the flowering plants of São Tomé and Príncipe Bothalia 41: 41-82.
    • Govaerts, R., Sobral, N., Ashton, P., Barrie, F., Holst, B.K., Landrum, L.L., Matsumoto, K., Fernanda Mazine, F., Nic Lughadha, E., Proença, C. & al. (2008). World Checklist of Myrtaceae: 1-455. Kew Publishing, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Literature

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    • Aubrév. Fl. For. Soud.-Guin. 87.
    • in Engl. Bot. Jahrb. 54: 331 (1917)
    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Jongkind, C. (2014). Fauna & Flora of Liberia, flowering plant species list www.liberianfaunaflora.org.
    • Figueiredo, E., Paiva, J., Stévart, T., Oliveira, F. & Smith, G.F. (2011). Annotated catalogue of the flowering plants of São Tomé and Príncipe Bothalia 41: 41-82.

    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.
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew 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