1. Family: Rubiaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Craterispermum Benth.
      1. Craterispermum aristatum Wernham

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

    [FWTA]

    Rubiaceae, F. N. Hepper & R. W. J. Keay. Flora of West Tropical Africa 2. 1963

    Habit
    A glabrous shrub
    Leaves
    Large leaves
    Flowers
    Flowers congested in the axils or slightly supra-axillary.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Cameroon, Nigeria

    Craterispermum aristatum Wernham appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 1996 Thomas, D.W. [10108], Cameroon K000540938
    Jan 1, 1996 Sonké, B. [1081], Cameroon K000540971
    Jan 1, 1994 Harris, D.J. [3646], Cameroon K000085502
    Jan 1, 1987 Thomas, D.W. [6804], Cameroon K000510146
    Thomas, D.W. [733], Cameroon K000510147
    Thomas, D.W. [2255], Cameroon K000510148
    Talbot, P.A. [251], Nigeria K000379498 Unknown type material
    Talbot, P.A. [251], Nigeria K000379499
    Maurin, O. [51], Cameroon K000510144

    First published in A.B.Rendle & al., Cat. Pl. Oban: 51 (1913)

    Accepted by

    • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.

    Literature

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    • in Cat. Talb. 51 (1913).
    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Ruhsam, M in Ruhsam, M. (2005). Survey of all the Rubiaceae specimens at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    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