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

[FWTA]

Thymelaeaceae, Hutchinson and Dalziel. Flora of West Tropical Africa 1:1. 1954

Morphology General Habit
Shrub or treelet, 6–10 ft. high
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers
Flowers white
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Fruits green, nodding, dehiscent with shining black, pubescent seeds.

Native to:

Cameroon, Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Nigeria

Octolepis casearia Oliv. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
May 1, 2006 Tadjouteu, F. [617], Cameroon K000339684
Jan 1, 2003 Cheek, M. [4190], Cameroon K000180375
Jan 1, 2003 Mackinder, B. [278], Cameroon K000180376
Dec 1, 1999 Cheek, M. [10336], Cameroon K000180374
Jan 1, 1997 Watts, J. [894], Cameroon K000540494
Jan 1, 1997 Watts, J. [827], Cameroon K000540496
Jan 1, 1997 Tchouto (Mbatchou), P. [1040], Cameroon K000540495
Jan 1, 1995 Watts, J. [616], Cameroon K000381574
Jan 1, 1995 Watts, J. [649], Cameroon K000381581
Jan 1, 1995 Tchouto (Mbatchou), P. [543], Cameroon K000615001
Jan 1, 1986 Thomas, D.W. [5906], Cameroon K000180350
Jun 1, 1975 Letouzey, R. [13854], Cameroon K000180348
Jul 1, 1952 Staudt, A. [608], Cameroon K000180347
Jan 1, 1948 Brenan, J.P.M. [9321], Cameroon K000180357
Brenan, J.P.M. [9270], Cameroon 23435.000
Olorunfemi, J. [30597], Cameroon K000180353
Olorunfemi, J. [30738], Cameroon K000180354
Binuyo, A. [35638], Cameroon K000180352
Binuyo, A. [35575], Cameroon K000180358
Mann, G. [2306] K000322511
Thomas, D.W. [3452], Cameroon K000180349
Thomas, D.W. [3452], Cameroon K000180351
Ejiofor, M.C. [29309], Cameroon K000180355
Ejiofor, M.C. [29309], Cameroon K000180356
Zenker, G.A. [3211], Cameroon K000322513

First published in J. Linn. Soc., Bot. 8: 161 (1865)

Accepted by

  • Sosef, M.S.M. & al. (2006). Check-list des plantes vasculaires du Gabon Scripta Botanica Belgica 35: 1-438.
  • Sita, P. & Moutsambote, J.-M. (2005). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Congo, ed. sept. 2005: 1-158. ORSTOM, Centre de Brazzaville.
  • 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

  • —F.T.A. 6, 1: 254.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Sosef, M.S.M. & al. (2006). Check-list des plantes vasculaires du Gabon Scripta Botanica Belgica 35: 1-438.
  • Sita, P. & Moutsambote, J.-M. (2005). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Congo, ed. sept. 2005: 1-158. ORSTOM, Centre de Brazzaville.
  • Hutchinson, J., Dalziel, J.M. & Keay, R.W.J. (1954-1958). Flora of West Tropical Africa, ed. 2, 1: 1-828.

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