1. Family: Santalaceae R.Br.
    1. Genus: Thesium L.
      1. Thesium libericum Hepper & Keay

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Coastal Liberia.

    [FWTA]

    Santalaceae, F. N. Hepper. Flora of West Tropical Africa 1:2. 1958

    Habit
    Stems about 18 in. high, tufted from a woody rootsfcock
    Flowers
    Flowers whitish
    Ecology
    In coastal savannah.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Liberia

    Thesium libericum Hepper & Keay appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Linder, D.H. [1455], Liberia K000431443 holotype

    First published in Bull. Jard. Bot. État Bruxelles 26: 186 (1956)

    Accepted by

    • Hutchinson, J., Dalziel, J.M. & Keay, R.W.J. (1954-1958). Flora of West Tropical Africa, ed. 2, 1: 1-828.

    Literature

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    • in Bull. Jard. Bot. Brux. 26: 186, fig. 58 (1956).
    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Hutchinson, J., Dalziel, J.M. & Keay, R.W.J. (1954-1958). Flora of West Tropical Africa, ed. 2, 1: 1-828.

    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/
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