1. Family: Meliaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Neoguarea (Harms) E.J.M.Koenen & J.J.de Wilde
      1. Neoguarea glomerulata (Harms) E.J.M.Koenen & J.J.de Wilde

        This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Nigeria to W. Central Tropical Africa.

    [FWTA]

    Meliaceae, Hutchinson and Dalziel. Flora of West Tropical Africa 1:2. 1958

    Habit
    A shrub or small tree, 10–20 ft. high, with drooping branches
    Inflorescences
    Pendulous racemes
    Corolla
    Petals pink
    Fruits
    Fruits dull scarlet with golden hairs, dehiscing to expose deep orange shining seeds in a white floss
    Ecology
    In rain forest.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Cameroon, Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Gulf of Guinea Is., Nigeria, Zaïre

    Neoguarea glomerulata (Harms) E.J.M.Koenen & J.J.de Wilde appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Sep 1, 2009 Cheek, M. [10610], Cameroon Guarea glomerulata K000518758
    Sep 1, 2009 Cable, S. [2203], Cameroon Guarea glomerulata K000518752
    Sep 1, 2009 Sonké, B. [2416], Cameroon Guarea glomerulata K000518776
    Sep 1, 2009 Schoenenberger, J. [308], Cameroon Guarea glomerulata K000518756
    Jan 1, 2009 Cheek, M. [5619], Cameroon Guarea glomerulata K000518780
    Jan 1, 2009 Cable, S. [438], Cameroon Guarea glomerulata K000518774
    Jan 1, 2009 Cable, S. [338], Cameroon Guarea glomerulata K000518781
    Jan 1, 2009 Cable, S. [338], Cameroon Guarea glomerulata K000580213
    Jan 1, 2009 Lighava, M. [7], Cameroon Guarea glomerulata K000518763
    Jan 1, 2009 Faucher, P. [2], Cameroon Guarea glomerulata K000518768
    Sep 1, 2008 Tchiengue, B. [2624], Cameroon Guarea glomerulata K000008145
    Sep 1, 2008 Zapfack, L. [1685], Cameroon Guarea glomerulata K000518757
    Sep 1, 2008 Zapfack, L. [1697], Cameroon Guarea glomerulata K000518769
    Jan 1, 2008 Cable, S. [335], Cameroon Guarea glomerulata K000518778
    Jan 1, 2008 Hunt, L. V. [79], Cameroon Guarea glomerulata K000518775
    Oct 1, 2005 Cheek, M. [11152], Cameroon Guarea glomerulata K000338331
    Oct 1, 2005 Harvey, Y.B. [160], Cameroon Guarea glomerulata K000338332
    Jul 1, 2002 Cheek, M. [10315], Cameroon Guarea glomerulata K000027358
    Jul 1, 2002 Cheek, M. [8920], Cameroon Guarea glomerulata K000027354
    Jul 1, 2002 Onana, J.-M. [554], Cameroon Guarea glomerulata K000027355
    Jul 1, 2002 Ghogue, J.-P. [455], Cameroon Guarea glomerulata K000027353
    Jul 1, 2002 Ghogue, J.-P. [49], Cameroon Guarea glomerulata K000027356
    Jul 1, 2002 Biye, E. [26], Cameroon Guarea glomerulata K000027357
    Jan 1, 1996 Etuge, M. [1233], Cameroon Guarea glomerulata K000381616
    Jan 1, 1996 Groves, M. [298], Cameroon Guarea glomerulata K000381615
    Jan 1, 1996 Acworth, J.M. [323], Cameroon Guarea glomerulata K000381471
    Jan 1, 1996 Acworth, J.M. [105], Cameroon Guarea glomerulata K000381504
    Jan 1, 1996 Khayota, B. [523], Cameroon Guarea glomerulata K000008876
    Jan 1, 1996 Khayota, B. [576], Cameroon Guarea glomerulata K000008873
    Jan 1, 1996 Ekema, N. [1203], Cameroon Guarea glomerulata K000008875
    Jan 1, 1996 Ekema, N. [988], Cameroon Guarea glomerulata K000008874
    Jan 1, 1996 Pouakouyou, D. [114], Cameroon Guarea glomerulata K000008877
    Jan 1, 1996 Mbani, J. M. [464], Cameroon Guarea glomerulata K000381510
    Jan 1, 1994 Harris, D.J. [3799], Cameroon Guarea glomerulata K000510891
    Jan 1, 1994 Watts, J. [823], Cameroon Guarea glomerulata K000510889
    Jan 1, 1994 Watts, J. [633], Cameroon Guarea glomerulata K000510893
    Jan 1, 1994 Ndam, N. [1260], Cameroon Guarea glomerulata K000381472
    Jan 1, 1994 Tchouto (Mbatchou), P. [978], Cameroon Guarea glomerulata K000510849
    Jan 1, 1994 Tchouto (Mbatchou), P. [978], Cameroon Guarea glomerulata K000510895
    Jan 1, 1987 Etuge, M. [338], Cameroon Guarea glomerulata K000093982
    Jan 1, 1987 Nemba, J. [299], Cameroon Guarea glomerulata K000093985
    Jan 1, 1986 Thomas, D.W. [5237], Cameroon Guarea glomerulata K000093980
    Mar 1, 1973 Bamps, P. [1492], Cameroon Guarea glomerulata K000093984
    Harris, D.J. [3093], Congo Guarea glomerulata 60012.000

    First published in Pl. Ecol. Evol. 145: 233 (2012)

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Sosef, M.S.M. & al. (eds.) (2015). Flore du Gabon 47: 1-115. Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris.
    • Koenen, E.J.M. & de Wilde, J.J.F.E. (2012). A taxonomic revision of the reinstated genus Leplaea and the newly recognised genus Neoguarea (Meliaceae, Sapindales): the exclusion of Guarea from Africa Plant Ecology and Evolution 145: 209-241.
    • 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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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2020. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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