1. Family: Sapotaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Synsepalum (A.DC.) Daniell
      1. Synsepalum brevipes (Baker) T.D.Penn.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Tropical Africa.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Angola, Benin, Burkina, Cameroon, Central African Repu, Congo, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Ivory Coast, Kenya, Liberia, Malawi, Mali, Mozambique, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Sudan, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Zambia, Zaïre, Zimbabwe

    Synsepalum brevipes (Baker) T.D.Penn. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 2006 Cheek, M. [11653], Cameroon K000339001
    Jan 1, 2006 Cheek, M. [11635], Cameroon K000339002
    Jan 1, 2004 Cheek, M. [10494], Cameroon K000746048
    Jan 1, 2004 Cheek, M. [10519], Cameroon K000746052
    Jan 1, 2004 Ghogue, J.-P. [1019], Cameroon K000746045
    Jul 1, 2003 Cheek, M. [10270], Cameroon K000749695
    Kirk, J. [s.n.], Malawi K000430639 syntype
    Kirk [s.n.], Tanzania K000430646 syntype
    Thomas, D.W. [742], Cameroon K000029735
    Letouzey, R. [14089], Cameroon K000029734
    Dowsett-Lemaire, F. [2508], Mozambique K000614123
    Welwitsch [4824], Angola K000430635
    Welwitsch [4823], Angola K000430636
    Welwitsch [4811], Angola K000430637
    Welwitsch [4826], Angola K000430638 Unknown type material
    Buchanan, J. [793], Malawi K000430640 isosyntype
    Heudelot [731], Senegal K000430588
    Carder [s.n.], Liberia K000430587
    Timberlake, J. [5299], Mozambique K000614029
    Timberlake, J. [s.n.], Malawi K000614837
    Timberlake, J. [5389], Mozambique K000614382
    Roche, R.J.L. [FHI 24739], Cameroon K000029733
    Bakshi, T.S. [458], Sierra Leone Pachystela brevipes 27276.000
    Smith, A.C. [683], Fiji Pouteria brevipes K000777978 Unknown type material

    First published in Gen. Sapotac.: 248 (1991)

    Accepted by

    • Darbyshire, I., Kordofani, M., Farag, I., Candiga, R. & Pickering, H. (eds.) (2015). The Plants of Sudan and South Sudan: 1-400. Kew publishing, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Fischer, E., Rembold, K., Althof, A. & Obholzer, J. (2010). Annotated checklist of the vascular plants of Kakamega forest, Western province, Kenya Journal of East African Natural History 99: 129-226.
    • 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.
    • Timberlake, J.R., Bayliss, J., Alves, T., Francisco, J., Harris, T., Nangoma, D. & de Sousa, C. (2009). Biodiversity and Conservation of Mchese Mountain, Malawi. Report produced under the Darwin Initiative Award 15/036: 1-71. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Figueiredo, E. & Smith, G.F. (2008). Plants of Angola Strelitzia 22: 1-279. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
    • Sosef, M.S.M. & al. (2006). Check-list des plantes vasculaires du Gabon Scripta Botanica Belgica 35: 1-438.
    • Strugnell, A.M. (2006). A checklist of the Spermatophytes of Mt. Mulanje, Malawi Scripta Botanica Belgica 34: 1-199.
    • Akoègninou, A., van der Burg, W.J. & van der Maesen, L.J.G. (eds.) (2006). Flore Analytique du Bénin: 1-1034. Backhuys Publishers.
    • Calane da Silva, M., Izdine, S. & Amuse, A.B. (2004). A Preliminary Checklist of the Vascular Plants of Mozambique: 1-184. SABONET, Pretoria.
    • Harris, D.J. (2002). The vascular plants of the Dzanga-Sangha Reserve, Central African Republic: 1-274. National Botanic Garden (Belgium), Meise.
    • Govaerts, R., Frodin, D.G. & Pennington, D. (2001 publ. 2002). World Checklist and Bibliography of Sapotaceae: 1-364. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Thiombiano, A., Schmidt, M., Dressler, S., Ouédraogo, A., Hahn, K. & Zizka, G. (2012). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Burkina Faso Boissiera 65: 1-391.
    • Akoègninou, A., van der Burg, W.J. & van der Maesen, L.J.G. (eds.) (2006). Flore Analytique du Bénin: 1-1034. Backhuys Publishers.
    • Sita, P. & Moutsambote, J.-M. (2005). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Congo, ed. sept. 2005: 1-158. ORSTOM, Centre de Brazzaville.
    • Harris, D.J. (2002). The vascular plants of the Dzanga-Sangha Reserve, Central African Republic: 1-274. National Botanic Garden (Belgium), Meise.
    • Brunel, J.F., Hiepo, P. & Scholz, H. (eds.) (1984). Flore Analytique du Togo Phanérogames: 1-751. GTZ, Eschborn.

    Sources

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    Flora of West Tropical Africa

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