Maranthes glabra (Oliv.) Prance

This species is accepted, and its native range is W. Tropical Africa to NE. Angola.

[FWTA]

Rosaceae, Hutchinson and Dalziel. Flora of West Tropical Africa 1:2. 1958

Morphology General Habit
A forest tree, up to 100 ft. high and 12 ft. girth
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Calyx
Calyx green
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Corolla
Petals white
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Fruit ovoid, somewhat flattened, about 11/2 in. long.

Native to:

Angola, Cabinda, Cameroon, Central African Repu, Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Ghana, Guinea, Ivory Coast, Liberia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, Zaïre

Maranthes glabra (Oliv.) Prance appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Aug 1, 1997 Fay, J.M. [4187], Central African Republic K000104039 No
Jul 1, 1995 Harris, D. [2411], Central African Republic K000104038 No
Jun 1, 1994 Hart, T.B. [1521], Zaïre K000104064 No
Jun 1, 1993 Hart, T.B. [1412], Zaïre K000104063 No
Jan 1, 1975 Louis, J. [4352], Zaïre K000104046 No
Jan 1, 1975 Corbisier [1309], Zaïre K000104047 No
Jan 1, 1975 Toussaint [2328], Zaïre K000104048 No
Jan 1, 1975 Germain, R. [7548], Zaïre K000104053 No
Jan 1, 1975 Gerard, Ph. [657], Zaïre K000104054 No
Jan 1, 1975 Farron, C. [4376], Congo K000104055 No
Jan 1, 1975 Hart, T.B. [81], Congo K000104056 No
Jan 1, 1975 Dubois, J. [174], Congo K000104058 No
Jan 1, 1975 Pierlot [2457], Congo K000104059 No
Jan 1, 1975 Klaine, R.P. [2883], Gabon K000104061 No
Jan 1, 1975 Van der Meiren [23], Congo K000104057 No
Jan 1, 1975 Leonard, J. [704], Zaïre K000104052 No
Mann, G. [1832], Equatorial Guinea K000310113 Unknown type material Yes
Deighton, F.C. [2482], Sierra Leone K000103983 No
Deighton, F.C. [3716], Sierra Leone K000103984 No
King, H.C. [68], Sierra Leone K000103985 No
Bos, J.J. [2014], Liberia K000103986 No
Hall [43298], Liberia K000103987 No
Linder, D.H. [538], Liberia K000103988 No
Baldwin, J.T. [6498], Liberia K000103989 No
Cooper, G.P. [345], Liberia K000103990 No
Aubreville, A. [127], Ivory Coast K000103991 No
Oldeman, R.A.A. [857], Ivory Coast K000103992 No
Kennedy, J.D. [2138], Nigeria K000103994 No
Brenan [8904], Nigeria K000103995 No
Louis, J. [3486], Zaïre K000104040 No
Corbisier [749], Zaïre K000104041 No
Bos, J.J. [5202], Cameroon K000104044 No
Bos, J.J. [5590], Cameroon K000104045 No
Wilde, J.J. de [9041], Gabon K000104060 No
Williamson, L. [212], Gabon K000104062 No
Gossweiler [14196], Angola K000104097 No
Letouzey, R. [14515], Cameroon K000107480 No
Bos, J.J. [7352], Cameroon K000104043 No
Vigne, C. [229], Ghana K000103993 No
Thomas, D.W. [722], Cameroon K000107478 No
Mann, G. [1832], Equatorial Guinea K000104042 holotype Yes

First published in Bol. Soc. Brot., sér. 2, 40: 184 (1966)

Accepted by

  • Figueiredo, E. & Smith, G.F. (2008). Plants of Angola Strelitzia 22: 1-279. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
  • 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.
  • Lisowski, S. (2009). Flore (Angiospermes) de la République de Guinée Scripta Botanica Belgica 41: 1-517.
  • Prance, G.T. & Sothers, C.A. (2003). Chrysobalanaceae 1 & 2 Species Plantarum: Flora of the World 9, 10: 1-319, 1-268. Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Lisowski, S. (2009). Flore (Angiospermes) de la République de Guinée Scripta Botanica Belgica 41: 1-517.
  • Prance, G.T. & Sothers, C.A. (2003). Chrysobalanaceae 1 & 2 Species Plantarum: Flora of the World 9, 10: 1-319, 1-268. Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra.

  • 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 2022. 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 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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