1. Family: Annonaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Greenwayodendron Verdc.
      1. Greenwayodendron oliveri (Engl.) Verdc.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is W. & W. Central Tropical Africa.

    [FWTA]

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

    Habit
    A forest tree; with high-crown and clean straight bole, up to 40 ft. high
    Flowers
    Flowers greenish-white
    Fruits
    Fruiting carpels red at first then black.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Cameroon, Central African Repu, Congo, Gabon, Ghana, Gulf of Guinea Is., Ivory Coast, Liberia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone

    Greenwayodendron oliveri (Engl.) Verdc. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jul 1, 1969 Mann [841], Sierra Leone K000580895
    Mann [841], Sierra Leone K000580894 Unknown type material
    Thomson, W.C. [109], Nigeria K000580897 syntype
    Thomson, W.C. [109½], Nigeria K000580896
    Jordan, H.D. [2013], Sierra Leone Polyalthia oliveri 4926.000

    First published in Adansonia, n.s., 9: 92 (1969)

    Accepted by

    • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS G: 1-40325.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Figueiredo, E., Paiva, J., Stévart, T., Oliveira, F. & Smith, G.F. (2011). Annotated catalogue of the flowering plants of São Tomé and Príncipe Bothalia, A Journal of Botanical Research 41: 41-82.
    • 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. ORSTROM, Bangui.
    • Hutchinson, J., Dalziel, J.M. & Keay, R.W.J. (1954-1958). Flora of West Tropical Africa, ed. 2, 1: 1-828.

    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 2018. 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 2018. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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