1. Family: Colchicaceae DC.
    1. Genus: Wurmbea Thunb.
      1. Species: Wurmbea tenuis (Hook.f.) Baker
        1. Wurmbea tenuis subsp. tenuis

        This subspecies is accepted, and its native range is Bioko, Nigeria to Cameroon.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Cameroon, Gulf of Guinea Is., Nigeria

    Wurmbea tenuis subsp. tenuis appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Dec 1, 2003 Pollard, B.J. [959], Cameroon 77173.000
    Dec 1, 2003 Pollard, B.J. [959], Cameroon K000212734
    Jan 1, 1978 Richards, P.W. [5322], Cameroon K000541649
    Jan 1, 1978 Maitland, T.D. [1511], Cameroon K000541648
    Jan 1, 1978 Ejiofor, M.C. [FHI 29385], Cameroon K000541654
    Maitland, T.D. [1407], Cameroon K000541646
    Bauer, P.J. [65], Cameroon K000541657
    Ujor, E.U. [FHI 30007], Cameroon K000541651
    Daramola, B. O. [FHI 41175], Cameroon K000541650

    Accepted by

    • Govaerts, R.H.A. (2011). World checklist of selected plant families published update Facilitated by the Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Hoenselaar, K. (2005). Colchicaceae Flora of Tropical East Africa: 1-20.
    • Hepper, F.N. (ed.) (1968). Flora of West Tropical Africa, ed. 2, 3(1): 1-276.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
    'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.

    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/
    © 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 2020. 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