1. Family: Arecaceae Bercht. & J.Presl
    1. Genus: Raphia P.Beauv.
      1. Raphia ruwenzorica Otedoh

        This species is accepted, and its native range is E. DR Congo to Burundi.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Burundi, Rwanda, Zaïre

    Raphia ruwenzorica Otedoh appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Aug 26, 1988 Robyns [4039], Congo, DRC K000462841 isotype

    First published in J. Nigerian Inst. Oil Palm Res. 6(22): 148 (1982)

    Accepted by

    • Govaerts, R. & Dransfield, J. (2005). World Checklist of Palms: 1-223. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Sources

    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