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  1. Family: Irvingiaceae
    1. Genus: Irvingia Hook.f.
      1. Irvingia grandifolia (Engl.) Engl.

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

    [FWTA]

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

    Habit
    A tall forest tree, deciduous
    Leaves
    Old leaves tinted bright red.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Cabinda, Cameroon, Central African Repu, Congo, Gabon, Nigeria, Zaïre

    Synonyms

    Other Data

    Irvingia grandifolia (Engl.) Engl. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    May 1, 1993 Breteler, F.J. [FHI 24720], Cameroon K000094494
    May 1, 1993 Zenker, G.A. [3348], Cameroon K000435180 Unknown type material
    Fay, J.M. [8703], Central African Republic 60379.000
    Harris, D.J. [2498], Cameroon 59993.000
    Harris, D.J. [2572], Central African Republic 59997.000
    Harris, D.J. [2491], Cameroon 63104.000
    Harris, D.J. [1345], Central African Republic 63136.000
    Harris, D.J. [2399], Cameroon 63187.000
    Harris, D.J. [2480], Cameroon K000094493
    Harris, D.J. [2498], Cameroon K000094497
    Harris, D.J. [2491], Cameroon K000094498

    Bibliography

    First published in Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 46: 288 (1911)

    Accepted by

    • Lejoy, J., Ndjele, M.-B. & Geerinck, D. (2010). Catalogue-flore des plantes vasculaires des districts de Kisangani et de la Tshopo (RD Congo) Taxonomania. Revue de Taxonomie et de Nomenclature Botaniques 30: 1-307.
    • Figueiredo, E. & Smith, G.F. (2008). Plants of Angola Strelitzia 22: 1-279. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
    • Harris, D.J. (1999). Species Plantarum: Flora of the World 1: 1-25. Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra.

    Literature

    Flora of West Tropical Africa

    • Bot. Jahrb. 46: 288, fig. 4 (1911).

    Kew Backbone Distributions

    • Figueiredo, E. & Smith, G.F. (2008). Plants of Angola Strelitzia 22: 1-279. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
    • Harris, D.J. (1999). Species Plantarum: Flora of the World 1: 1-25. Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra.

    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 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