1. Family: Violaceae Batsch
    1. Genus: Decorsella A.Chev.
      1. Decorsella paradoxa A.Chev.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Liberia to SW. Ghana.

    [FWTA]

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

    Habit
    Shrub or small tree to 8 ft. high
    Ecology
    In dense forest
    Flowers
    Flowers yellow, pinkish or reddish
    Seeds
    Seeds yellow-green in dense clusters.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Ghana, Ivory Coast, Liberia

    Decorsella paradoxa A.Chev. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Hepper, F.N. [7486], Ghana K000044774
    Baldwin, J.T. [7010], Liberia K000044768
    Baldwin, J.T. [11557], Liberia K000044779
    Baldwin, J.T. [10282], Liberia K000044780
    Akpabla, G.K. [898], Ghana K000044776
    Raynal, J. [13611], Ivory Coast K000044771
    Enti, A.A. [GC42651], Ghana K000044775
    Cooper, G.P. [157], Liberia K000044777
    Linder, D.H. [386], Liberia K000044772
    Bamps, P. [2419], Ivory Coast K000044769
    Bamps, P. [2545], Ivory Coast K000044770
    Adam, J.G. [26436], Liberia K000044778
    Aubréville, M. [1517], Ivory Coast K000044773
    Baldwin, J.T. [10282], Liberia Gymnorinorea abidjanensis 9028.000

    First published in Mém. Soc. Bot. France 8: 298 (1917)

    Accepted by

    • Govaerts, R. (2000). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS D: 1-30141.
    • 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
    '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 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