1. Family: Rubiaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Sabicea Aubl.
      1. Sabicea cordata Hutch. & Dalziel

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Ivory Coast to Togo.

    [FWTA]

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

    Habit
    Slender climbing shrub up to 10 ft. high
    Flowers
    Flowers scarlet, densely hairy
    Fruits
    Fruits red
    Ecology
    In secondary deciduous forest.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Ghana, Ivory Coast, Togo

    Sabicea cordata Hutch. & Dalziel appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Vigne, C. [s.n.], Ghana K000232535 isotype
    Vigne, C. [s.n.], Ghana K000232536
    Vigne, C., Ghana K000232537

    First published in Fl. W. Trop. Afr. 2: 106 (1931)

    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.
    • Brunel, J.F., Hiepo, P. & Scholz, H. (eds.) (1984). Flore Analytique du Togo Phanérogames: 1-751. GTZ, Eschborn.

    Literature

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    • F.W.T.A., ed. 1, 2: 106 (1931).
    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Brunel, J.F., Hiepo, P. & Scholz, H. (eds.) (1984). Flore Analytique du Togo Phanérogames: 1-751. GTZ, Eschborn.

    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