1. Family: Rubiaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Sabicea Aubl.
      1. Sabicea speciosa K.Schum.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Nigeria to Congo.

    [FWTA]

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

    Habit
    Climbing shrub
    Flowers
    Flowers red
    Ecology
    In forest.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Cameroon, Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Nigeria

    Sabicea speciosa K.Schum. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 2002 Cheek, M. [8326], Cameroon K000025292
    Jan 1, 1996 Ekema, N. [980], Cameroon K000540890
    Jan 1, 1996 Ekema, N. [1183], Cameroon K000540891
    Jan 1, 1996 Ekema, N. [1183], Cameroon K000540893
    Nov 1, 1995 Harris, D.J. [2400], Cameroon K000093861
    Jan 1, 1995 Baker, W.J. [227], Cameroon K000086371
    Jan 1, 1995 von Rege, I. [42], Cameroon K000086370
    Jan 1, 1992 Wheatley, J.I. [257], Cameroon K000086368
    Jan 1, 1992 Watts, J. [132], Cameroon K000086369
    Preuss [150], Cameroon K000414554
    Ujor, E. [FHI 30836], Nigeria Sabicea neglecta K000414562 holotype

    First published in Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 23: 429 (1896)

    Accepted by

    • Sita, P. & Moutsambote, J.-M. (2005). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Congo, ed. sept. 2005: 1-158. ORSTOM, Centre de Brazzaville.
    • 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

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Sita, P. & Moutsambote, J.-M. (2005). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Congo, ed. sept. 2005: 1-158. ORSTOM, Centre de Brazzaville.

    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