1. Family: Rubiaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Sabicea Aubl.
      1. Sabicea brevipes Wernham

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

    [FWTA]

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

    Habit
    Climbing or erect shrub 3 or 4 ft. high
    Flowers
    Flowers white or mauvish
    Fruits
    Fruits and calyx red.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Benin, Burkina, Cameroon, Ghana, Mali, Nigeria, Togo

    Sabicea brevipes Wernham appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Feb 11, 1980 Hakki, M. [219], Togo K000453409
    Feb 11, 1980 Hakki, M. [379], Togo K000453410
    Feb 11, 1980 Scholz, H. [315], Togo K000453411
    Jun 1, 1958 Vigne, C. [4396], Ghana K000453404
    Onochie [35931], Nigeria 5041.000
    Darko, K.O. [567], Ghana K000453405
    Hepper, F.N. [1117], Nigeria K000453399
    Olorunfemi, J. [55816], Nigeria K000453397
    Morton, J.K. [6069], Ghana K000453402
    Morton, J.K. [6069], Ghana K000453403
    Lock, J.M. [84], Togo K000453407
    Sharland, R.E. [1806], Nigeria K000453401
    Jackson, J.A.D. [55414], Nigeria K000453398
    Aké Assi, L. [12326], Benin K000453408
    Emwiogbon, J.A. [63173], Nigeria K000453400
    Pasua [8110], Togo K000453406

    First published in Monogr. Sabicea: 58 (1914)

    Accepted by

    • Akoègninou, A., van der Burg, W.J. & van der Maesen, L.J.G. (eds.) (2006). Flore Analytique du Bénin: 1-1034. Backhuys Publishers.
    • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Boudet, G., Lebrun, J.P. & Demange, R. (1986). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Mali: 1-465. Etudes d'Elevage et de Médecine Vétérinaire des Pays Tropicaux.
    • Brunel, J.F., Hiepo, P. & Scholz, H. (eds.) (1984). Flore Analytique du Togo Phanérogames: 1-751. GTZ, Eschborn.
    • Hall, J.B. (1980). Five new species of flowering plants from West Africa Bulletin du Jardin Botanique National de Belgique 50: 249-266.

    Literature

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    • Monogr. Sabicea 58 (1914).
    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Akoègninou, A., van der Burg, W.J. & van der Maesen, L.J.G. (eds.) (2006). Flore Analytique du Bénin: 1-1034. Backhuys Publishers.
    • Boudet, G., Lebrun, J.P. & Demange, R. (1986). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Mali: 1-465. Etudes d'Elevage et de Médecine Vétérinaire des Pays Tropicaux.
    • Hall, J.B. (1980). Five new species of flowering plants from West Africa Bulletin du Jardin Botanique National de Belgique 50: 249-266.

    Sources

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    Flora of West Tropical Africa
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    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
    'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.

    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