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

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

    [FWTA]

    Sapotaceae, H. Heine. Flora of West Tropical Africa 2. 1963

    Habit
    A tree 30-60 ft. high
    Inflorescences
    Fascicles of small whitish flowers.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Cameroon, Central African Repu, Ghana, Gulf of Guinea Is., Ivory Coast, Nigeria, Zaïre

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

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jul 1, 2003 Cheek, M. [9632], Cameroon K000749698
    Chevalier, A. [19515], Côte d'Ivoire K000430586 isosyntype
    Maitland, T.D. [44], Cameroon K000029739
    Maitland, T.D. [250], Cameroon K000029740
    Mann, G. [635], Bioko K000430585 holotype
    Etuge, M. [459], Cameroon K000029741
    Bruneel [1906] K000430654 isotype
    Bruneel [1906] K000430655
    Aug 1, 1955 Mann, G. [1083], São Tomé Vincentella densiflora K000430653 holotype

    First published in Gen. Sapotac.: 249 (1991)

    Accepted by

    • Figueiredo, E., Paiva, J., Stévart, T., Oliveira, F. & Smith, G.F. (2011). Annotated catalogue of the flowering plants of São Tomé and Príncipe Bothalia 41: 41-82.
    • 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
    • Boulvert, Y. (1977). Catalogue de la Flore de Centrafrique 1: 1-114. ORSTOM, Bangui.

    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 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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    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/
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