1. Family: Myrtaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Eugenia P.Micheli ex L.
      1. Eugenia obanensis Baker f.

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

    [FWTA]

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

    Habit
    Shrub
    Indumentum
    Young parts with pale pinkish indumentum
    Flowers
    Flowers white.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Angola, Cabinda, Cameroon, Congo, Gabon, Ghana, Gulf of Guinea Is., Ivory Coast, Nigeria

    Eugenia obanensis Baker f. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Keay, R.W.J. [FHI 37604], Nigeria K001000595
    Keay, R.W.J. [8683], Nigeria K001000606
    Keay, R.W.J. [8681], Nigeria K001000607
    Keay, R.W.J. [FHI 22286], Nigeria K001000616
    Onochie, C.F.A. [32223], Nigeria K001000602
    Jones, A.P.D. [FHI 4823], Nigeria K001000615
    Richards, P.W. [5116], Nigeria K001000609
    Richards, P.W. [5159], Nigeria K001000612
    Meikle, R.D. [940], Nigeria K001000614
    Olorunfemi, J. [FHI 30618], Cameroon K000050101
    Adams, C.D. [2545], Ghana K001000599
    Binuyo, A. [FHI 41357], Nigeria K001000610
    Okafor, J.C. [FHI 33329], Ghana K001000600
    Okafor, J.C. [FHI 57623], Nigeria K001000617
    Ariwaodo, J.O. [A.R.S.1015], Nigeria K001000593
    Atiwaolo, J.O. [A.R.S 1015], Nigeria 30605.000
    Hall, J.B. [1715], Ghana K001000598
    Brenan, J.P.M. [9049], Nigeria K001000603
    illegible [1722], Nigeria K001000605
    Lowe, J. [2596], Nigeria K001000613
    Emwiogbon, J.A. [33330], Ghana K001000601
    Manu [263], Equatorial Guinea K001000604
    s.coll [FHI 37604a], Nigeria K001000594
    s.coll [1565], Ghana K001000596
    Cousens, J.E. [FHI 3832], Nigeria K001000611
    Dalziel, Dr J.M. [1397], Nigeria K001000588
    Dalziel, Dr J.M. [1397], Nigeria K001000589
    Maloney, C. [s.n.], Nigeria K001000590
    Maloney, Capt. [s.n.], Nigeria K001000591
    Barton, N.E. [2192], Nigeria K001000592
    Darko, R.J. [512], Ghana K001000597
    Onochie, F.A. [28479], Nigeria K001000608

    First published in A.B.Rendle & al., Cat. Pl. Oban: 30 (1913)

    Accepted by

    • Figueiredo, E. & Smith, G.F. (2008). Plants of Angola Strelitzia 22: 1-279. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
    • 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.
    • Sosef, M.S.M. & al. (2006). Check-list des plantes vasculaires du Gabon Scripta Botanica Belgica 35: 1-438.
    • Sita, P. & Moutsambote, J.-M. (2005). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Congo, ed. sept. 2005: 1-158. ORSTOM, Centre de Brazzaville.
    • 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
    • in Cat. Talb. 30 (1913).
    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Sita, P. & Moutsambote, J.-M. (2005). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Congo, ed. sept. 2005: 1-158. ORSTOM, Centre de Brazzaville.

    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