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

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Ivory Coast to Nigeria.

    [FWTA]

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

    Habit
    A shrub, 10–12 ft.
    Leaves
    Shining leaves
    Flowers
    White flowers.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Ivory Coast, Nigeria, Togo

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

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Fotius, G. [2023], Nigeria K001000555
    Hagerup, O. [763], Nigeria K001000557
    Barten [1318], Nigeria K001000554
    Barten [876], Nigeria K001000559
    Dalziel, Dr J.M. [765], Nigeria K001000556
    Dalziel, Dr J.M. [83], Nigeria K001000558

    First published in Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 54: 333 (1917)

    Accepted by

    • 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.
    • Brunel, J.F., Hiepo, P. & Scholz, H. (eds.) (1984). Flore Analytique du Togo Phanérogames: 1-751. GTZ, Eschborn.

    Literature

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    • in Engl. Bot. Jahrb. 54: 333 (1917).

    Sources

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    Flora of West Tropical Africa
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