1. Family: Arecaceae Bercht. & J.Presl
    1. Genus: Raphia P.Beauv.
      1. Raphia regalis Becc.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Nigeria to Angola.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Angola, Cabinda, Cameroon, Central African Repu, Gabon, Nigeria, Zaïre

    Raphia regalis Becc. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Dec 1, 2001 Cheek, M. [10310], Cameroon K000025710
    Jul 1, 1988 Gossweiler [9090], Angola K000462837 isotype
    Jul 1, 1988 Gossweiler [9090], Angola K000462838 isotype
    Otedoh, M. [7106], Nigeria K000522258
    Halle, F. [1461] K000526036

    First published in Webbia 3: 125 (1910)

    Accepted by

    • Figueiredo, E. & Smith, G.F. (2008). Plants of Angola Strelitzia 22: 1-279. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
    • Govaerts, R. & Dransfield, J. (2005). World Checklist of Palms: 1-223. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Boulvert, Y. (1977). Catalogue de la Flore de Centrafrique 3: 1-89. ORSTOM, Bangui.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Figueiredo, E. & Smith, G.F. (2008). Plants of Angola Strelitzia 22: 1-279. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
    • Boulvert, Y. (1977). Catalogue de la Flore de Centrafrique 1: 1-114. ORSTOM, Bangui.

    Sources

    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