1. Family: Orobanchaceae Vent.
    1. Genus: Striga Lour.
      1. Striga primuloides A.Chev.

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

    [FWTA]

    Scrophulariaceae, F. N. Hepper. Flora of West Tropical Africa 2. 1963

    Habit
    Erect leafless parasite about 1 ft. high
    Flowers
    Flowers primrose-yellow
    Note
    Drying brown.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Congo, Ivory Coast, Nigeria

    Striga primuloides A.Chev. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Chevalier, A. [B22404], Ivory Coast K000379802 isotype

    First published in Mém. Soc. Bot. France 8: 185 (1912)

    Accepted by

    • Sita, P. & Moutsambote, J.-M. (2005). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Congo, ed. sept. 2005: 1-158. ORSTOM, Centre de Brazzaville.
    • Hepper, F.N. (ed.) (1963). Flora of West Tropical Africa, ed. 2, 2: 1-544.

    Literature

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    • Chev. Bot. 478.
    • in Mém. Soc. Bot. Fr. 2, 8: 185 (1912)
    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Sita, P. & Moutsambote, J.-M. (2005). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Congo, ed. sept. 2005: 1-158. ORSTOM, Centre de Brazzaville.
    • Hepper, F.N. (ed.) (1963). Flora of West Tropical Africa, ed. 2, 2: 1-544.

    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