1. Family: Myrtaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Eugenia P.Micheli ex L.
      1. Eugenia subherbacea A.Chev.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Ivory Coast to Central African Republic.

    [FWTA]

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

    Habit
    A plant of the dry bush, throwing up annual stems after burning
    Flowers
    Flowers fairly large, white, fragrant
    Fruits
    Fruit succulent.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Central African Repu, Ghana, Ivory Coast, Togo

    Eugenia subherbacea A.Chev. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Hepper, F.N. [2354], Ghana K001000544
    Adams, C.D. [3951], Ghana K001000545
    Adams, C.D. [3951], Ghana K001000546
    Morton, J.K. [9077], Ghana K001000549
    Morton, J.K. [7268], Ghana K001000550
    Akpabla, G.K. [513], Ghana K001000548
    Fay, J.M. [6413], Central African Republic K001000898
    Fay, J.M. [6521], Central African Republic K001000899
    Hall, J.B. [1347], Ghana K001000543
    Lock, J.M. [84/85], Togo K001000553
    Brenan, J.P.M. [7874], Zambia K001001252
    Leuenberger, B. [525], Togo K001000551
    Macaulay [s.n.], Zambia K001001253
    Ern, H. [2998], Togo K001000552
    de Wilde, J.J.F.E. [3502], Côte d'Ivoire K001000541
    Geerling, C. [2054], Côte d'Ivoire K001000540
    Akhabla, G.K. [513], Ghana K001000542
    Dalziel, Dr J.M. [12], Ghana K001000547

    First published in Mém. Soc. Bot. France 8: 170 (1912)

    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.
    • Boulvert, Y. (1977). Catalogue de la Flore de Centrafrique 3: 1-89. ORSTOM, Bangui.

    Literature

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    • in Bull. Soc. Bot. Fr. 58, Mém. 8D: 170 (1912).

    Sources

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    Flora of West Tropical Africa
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