1. Family: Rubiaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Rutidea DC.
      1. Rutidea hispida Hiern

        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
    Scandent shrub or liane
    Indumentum
    Densely hairy with stiff brown hairs
    Flowers
    Flowers white, fragrant
    Fruits
    Fruits yellow or yellow-red
    Ecology
    In forest.

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    Distribution

    Doubtfully present in:

    Central African Repu

    Native to:

    Cameroon, Gabon, Ivory Coast, Nigeria, Senegal, Zaïre

    Rutidea hispida Hiern appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Nov 1, 2001 Cheek, M. [7455], Cameroon K000109809
    Nov 1, 2001 Cable, S. [1182], Cameroon K000109805
    Nov 1, 2001 Cable, S. [2488], Cameroon K000109807
    Nov 1, 2001 Cable, S. [3504], Cameroon K000109808
    Nov 1, 2001 Etuge, M. [2406], Cameroon K000109806
    Nov 1, 2001 Etuge, M. [1720], Cameroon K000109810
    Dec 1, 1995 Lane, P. [466], Cameroon K000086433
    Dec 1, 1995 Lane, P. [480], Cameroon K000086434
    Dec 1, 1995 Lane, P. [394], Cameroon K000086439
    Dec 1, 1995 Cheek, M. [7058], Cameroon K000086438
    Dec 1, 1995 Groves, M. [98], Cameroon K000086437
    Jan 1, 1995 Williams, S. [55], Cameroon K000086436
    Jan 1, 1995 Watts, J. [838], Cameroon K000086435
    Mann, G. [956] K000412166

    First published in D.Oliver & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Trop. Afr. 3: 189 (1877)

    Accepted by

    • 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.
    • 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.
    • Boulvert, Y. (1977). Catalogue de la Flore de Centrafrique 1: 1-114. ORSTOM, Bangui.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • 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.
    • Sosef, M.S.M. & al. (2006). Check-list des plantes vasculaires du Gabon Scripta Botanica Belgica 35: 1-438.
    • Boulvert, Y. (1977). Catalogue de la Flore de Centrafrique 1: 1-114. ORSTOM, Bangui.
    • Lebrun, J.P. (1973). Énumération des plantes vasculaires du Sénégal: 1-209. Maisons Alfort: Institut d'élevage et de médecine vétérinaire des pays tropicaux.

    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