1. Family: Myrtaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Eugenia P.Micheli ex L.
      1. Eugenia whytei Sprague

        This species is accepted, and its native range is W. Tropical Africa, Central African Republic to Congo.

    [FWTA]

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

    Habit
    A glabrous shrub or small tree
    Ecology
    By seashore, or in forest.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Central African Repu, Congo, Ivory Coast, Liberia, Sierra Leone

    Eugenia whytei Sprague appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 1904 Johnston, H.H. [s.n.], Liberia K000310004 Unknown type material
    Jan 1, 1904 Johnson, H.H. [s.n.], Liberia K000310008 Unknown type material
    Deighton, F.C. [3705], Sierra Leone K001000656
    Letouzey, R. [10128], Cameroon K001000911
    Cooper, G.P. [412], Liberia K001000658
    Cooper, G.P. [188], Liberia K001000659
    Cooper, G.P. [452], Liberia K001000661
    Cooper, G.P. [452], Liberia K001000662
    Oldeman, R.A.A. [690], Côte d'Ivoire K001000664
    Thomas, N.W. [9055], Liberia K001000657
    Thomas, N.W. [8889], Sierra Leone K001000660
    Bos, J.J. [6723], Cameroon K001000909
    Bos, J.J. [6180], Cameroon K001000910
    Assi, A. [13130], Côte d'Ivoire K001000784
    Amshoff, G.J.H. [3229], Côte d'Ivoire K001000663

    First published in J. Linn. Soc., Bot. 37: 98 (1905)

    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.
    • 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
    • Aubrév. Fl. For. C. Iv. 66, t. 266A.
    • Chev. Bot. 269, partly (Ivory Coast spec.)
    • Stapt in Johnston Lib. 604
    • in J. Linn. Soc. 37: 98 (1905)
    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Sita, P. & Moutsambote, J.-M. (2005). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Congo, ed. sept. 2005: 1-158. ORSTOM, Centre de Brazzaville.
    • Boulvert, Y. (1977). Catalogue de la Flore de Centrafrique 1: 1-114. ORSTOM, Bangui.

    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