1. Family: Rubiaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Sabicea Aubl.
      1. Sabicea ferruginea (G.Don) Benth.

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

    [FWTA]

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

    Habit
    A climbing shrub
    Leaves
    Fairly large rusty-tomentose leaves.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Ghana, Guinea, Ivory Coast, Liberia, Sierra Leone

    Sabicea ferruginea (G.Don) Benth. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Deighton, F.C. [3161], Sierra Leone K000043261
    Baldwin, J.T. [9988], Liberia K000043271
    Baldwin, J.T. [9072], Liberia K000043272
    Morton, J.K. [SL3691], Sierra Leone K000043262
    Morton, J.K. [SL1629], Sierra Leone K000043266
    Mann, G. [862], Sierra Leone K000043264
    Vogel [87], Sierra Leone K000414568
    Vogel [87], Sierra Leone K000414569 Unknown type material
    Cooper, G.P. [459], Liberia K000043267
    Linder, D.H. [1193], Liberia K000043268
    Linder, D.H. [281], Liberia K000043270
    Whyte, A. [s.n.], Liberia K000043269
    Whyte, A. [s.n.], Liberia K000043273 syntype
    Whyte, A. [s.n.], Liberia K000043274 syntype
    Don [s.n.], Sierra Leone K000414566
    Adam, J.G. [20597], Liberia K000043275
    Thomas, N.W. [8194], Sierra Leone K000043263
    Thomas, N.W. [2842], Sierra Leone K000043265
    West-Skinn, R. [24], Ghana K000043276
    Lane Poole, C.E. [227], Sierra Leone K000414567 holotype

    First published in W.J.Hooker, Niger Fl.: 397 (1849)

    Accepted by

    • Lisowski, S. (2009). Flore (Angiospermes) de la République de Guinée Scripta Botanica Belgica 41: 1-517.
    • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Literature

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    • Wernham Monogr. Sabicea 60.
    • F.T.A. 3: 75
    • in Fl. Nigrit. 397 (1849)
    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Lisowski, S. (2009). Flore (Angiospermes) de la République de Guinée Scripta Botanica Belgica 41: 1-517.

    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