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

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

    [FWTA]

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

    Habit
    Prostrate herb with long reddish stems giving rise to erect leafy shoots
    Flowers
    Flowers white, calyx lobes pink
    Fruits
    Fruits red
    Ecology
    On stream banks in forest.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Cameroon, Ghana, Ivory Coast, Nigeria

    Sabicea geophiloides Wernham appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in A.B.Rendle & al., Cat. Pl. Oban: 41 (1913)

    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.

    Literature

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    • Monogr. Sabicea 60.
    • in Cat. Talb. 41 (1913)
    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Ruhsam, M in Ruhsam, M. (2005). Survey of all the Rubiaceae specimens at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Sources

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0

    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