1. Family: Myrtaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Eugenia P.Micheli ex L.
      1. Eugenia liberiana Amshoff

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Sierra Leone to Liberia.

    [FWTA]

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

    Flowers
    Fairly large, white flowers 1 in. or more across
    Fruits
    Fruits globose, about 3/4 in. diam., crowned by the large persistent calyx
    Ecology
    In coastal vegetation.
    Habit
    A shrub
    Leaves
    Coriaceous leaves

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Liberia, Sierra Leone

    Eugenia liberiana Amshoff appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Acta Bot. Neerl. 7: 57 (1958)

    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.

    Sources

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/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

    Kew Science Photographs
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