1. Family: Rubiaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Rothmannia Thunb.
      1. Rothmannia hispida (K.Schum.) Fagerl.

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

    [FWTA]

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

    Habit
    An erect shrub or small tree, to 35 ft, high
    Corolla
    Corolla white, with purple markings inside, densely silky outside
    Ecology
    In forest.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Cabinda, Cameroon, Central African Repu, Congo, Gabon, Ghana, Guinea, Ivory Coast, Liberia, Nigeria, Zaïre

    Rothmannia hispida (K.Schum.) Fagerl. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Nov 1, 2008 Cheek, M. [13453], Cameroon K000580299
    Nov 1, 2008 Pollard, B.J. [1401], Cameroon K000580283
    Jun 1, 2005 Cheek, M. [11059], Cameroon K000337935
    Jun 1, 2005 Cheek, M. [11119], Cameroon K000337970
    Jun 1, 2005 Etuge, M. [5242], Cameroon K000337973
    Jun 1, 2005 Onana, J.-M. [2800], Cameroon K000337971
    Sep 1, 2001 Cheek, M. [10250], Cameroon K000109856
    Sep 1, 2001 Cheek, M. [10394], Cameroon K000109857
    Sep 1, 2001 Pollard, B.J. [109], Cameroon K000109858
    Jan 1, 1998 Mbani, J. M. [348], Cameroon K000011822
    Nov 1, 1995 Harris, D.J. [2691], Cameroon K000093772
    Dec 1, 1994 Tchouto (Mbatchou), P. [236], Cameroon K000540843
    Jan 1, 1994 von Rege, I. [94], Cameroon K000540837
    Jan 1, 1992 Sunderland, T.C.H. [1410], Cameroon K000086407
    Jan 1, 1992 Sunderland, T.C.H. [1245], Cameroon K000086408
    Jan 1, 1992 Watts, J. [404], Cameroon K000086405
    Jan 1, 1992 Watts, J. [105], Cameroon K000540962
    Jan 1, 1992 Jaff, B. [100], Cameroon K000540959
    Jan 1, 1992 Sonké, B. [291], Cameroon K000087273
    Jan 1, 1992 Sonké, B. [272], Cameroon K000087279
    Jan 1, 1992 Nguembock, F. [5a], Cameroon K000086406
    Jan 1, 1992 Nguembock, F. [20a], Cameroon K000540965
    Brenan, J.P.M. [8778], Nigeria 6291.000
    Zenker [112], Cameroon K000414783 syntype
    Zenker [426], Cameroon K000414784 syntype
    Onana, J.-M. [2203], Cameroon K000337933
    Ducke, A. [1122], Amazonas Randia hispida K000424540

    First published in Ark. Bot. 30A(7): 39 (1943)

    Accepted by

    • Walters, G., Dauby, G., Stévart, T., Dessein, S., Niangadouma, R. & Lachenaud, O. (2011). Novitates Gabonenses 80. Additions and corrections to the flora of Gabon Edinburgh Journal of Botany 68: 423-442.
    • Lejoy, J., Ndjele, M.-B. & Geerinck, D. (2010). Catalogue-flore des plantes vasculaires des districts de Kisangani et de la Tshopo (RD Congo) Taxonomania. Revue de Taxonomie et de Nomenclature Botaniques 30: 1-307.
    • Figueiredo, E. & Smith, G.F. (2008). Plants of Angola Strelitzia 22: 1-279. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
    • Figueiredo, E. (2007). The Rubiaceae of Cabinda (Angola) Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 154: 455-495.
    • Sosef, M.S.M. & al. (2006). Check-list des plantes vasculaires du Gabon Scripta Botanica Belgica 35: 1-438.
    • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Harris, D.J. (2002). The vascular plants of the Dzanga-Sangha Reserve, Central African Republic: 1-274. National Botanic Garden (Belgium), Meise.

    Literature

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    • Aubrév. Fl. For. C. Iv., ed. 2, 3: 278, t. 352A.
    • in Arkiv för Bot. Stockh. 30A, 7: 39 (1943)
    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Figueiredo, E. (2007). The Rubiaceae of Cabinda (Angola) Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 154: 455-495.
    • Sosef, M.S.M. & al. (2006). Check-list des plantes vasculaires du Gabon Scripta Botanica Belgica 35: 1-438.

    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