Tetracera alnifolia Willd.

First published in Sp. Pl., ed. 4. 2: 1243 (1799)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Tropical Africa. It is a liana and grows primarily in the wet tropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Angola, Benin, Burkina, Cabinda, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Congo, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Gulf of Guinea Is., Ivory Coast, Liberia, Mali, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Togo, Zambia, Zaïre

Classification

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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Akoègninou, A., van der Burg, W.J. & van der Maesen, L.J.G. (eds.) (2006). Flore Analytique du Bénin: 1-1034. Backhuys Publishers.
  • Boudet, G., Lebrun, J.P. & Demange, R. (1986). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Mali: 1-465. Etudes d'Elevage et de Médecine Vétérinaire des Pays Tropicaux.
  • Boutique, R. (1967). Flore du Congo du Rwanda et du Burundi, Dilleniaceae: 1-13. Jardin Botanique National de Belgique, Bruxelles.
  • Catarino, L., Sampaio Martins, E., Pinto-Basto, M.F. & Diniz, M.A. (2006). Plantas Vasculares e Briófitos da Guiné-Bissau: 1-298. Instituto de investigação científica tropical, Instituto Português de apoio ao desenvolvimento.
  • Exell, A.W. & Wild, H. (eds.) (1960). Flora Zambesiaca 1(1): 1-336. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Figueiredo, E. & Smith, G.F. (2008). Plants of Angola. Strelitzia 22: 1-279. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
  • Gosline, G., Bidault, E., van der Burgt, X., Cahen, D., Challen, G., Condé, N., Couch, C., Couvreur, T.L.P., Dagallier, L.M.J., Darbyshire, I., Dawson, S., Doré, T.S., Goyder, D., Grall, A., Haba, P., Haba, P., Harris, D., Hind, D.J.N., Jongkind, & al. (2023). A Taxonomically-verified and Vouchered Checklist of the Vascular Plants of the Republic of Guinea. Nature, scientific data 10, Article number: 327: [1]-[12].
  • Hutchinson, J., Dalziel, J.M. & Keay, R.W.J. (1954-1958). Flora of West Tropical Africa, ed. 2, 1: 1-828.
  • Lebrun, J.P., Toutain, B., Gaston, A. & Boudet, G. (1991). Catalogue des Plantes Vasculaires du Burkina Faso: 1-341. Institut d' Elevage et de Médecine Vétérinaire des Pays Tropicaux, Maisons Alfort.
  • Lejoy, J., Ndjele, M.-B. & Geerinck, D. (2010). Catalogue-flore des plantes vasculaires des districts de Kisangani et de la Tshopo (RD Congo). Taxonomania 30: 1-307.
  • Sita, P. & Moutsambote, J.-M. (2005). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Congo, ed. sept. 2005: 1-158. ORSTOM, Centre de Brazzaville.
  • Sosef, M.S.M. & al. (2006). Check-list des plantes vasculaires du Gabon. Scripta Botanica Belgica 35: 1-438.
  • Sosef, M.S.M. & al. (eds.) (2022). Flore du Gabon 60: 1-95. Muséum National D'Histoire Naturelle, Paris.

Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • Chev. Fl. Viv. 1: 65.
  • Gilg in Engl. Bot. Jahrb. 38: 199 (1902)
  • —F.T.A. 1: 12

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Akoègninou, A., van der Burg, W.J. & van der Maesen, L.J.G. (eds.) (2006). Flore Analytique du Bénin: 1-1034. Backhuys Publishers.
  • Boudet, G., Lebrun, J.P. & Demange, R. (1986). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Mali: 1-465. Etudes d'Elevage et de Médecine Vétérinaire des Pays Tropicaux.
  • Exell, A.W. & Wild, H. (eds.) (1960). Flora Zambesiaca 1(1): 1-336. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Figueiredo, E. & Smith, G.F. (2008). Plants of Angola. Strelitzia 22: 1-279. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
  • Hutchinson, J., Dalziel, J.M. & Keay, R.W.J. (1954-1958). Flora of West Tropical Africa, ed. 2, 1: 1-828.
  • Lebrun, J.P., Toutain, B., Gaston, A. & Boudet, G. (1991). Catalogue des Plantes Vasculaires du Burkina Faso: 1-341. Institut d' Elevage et de Médecine Vétérinaire des Pays Tropicaux, Maisons Alfort.
  • Lejoy, J., Ndjele, M.-B. & Geerinck, D. (2010). Catalogue-flore des plantes vasculaires des districts de Kisangani et de la Tshopo (RD Congo). Taxonomania 30: 1-307.
  • Sita, P. & Moutsambote, J.-M. (2005). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Congo, ed. sept. 2005: 1-158. ORSTOM, Centre de Brazzaville.
  • Sosef, M.S.M. & al. (2006). Check-list des plantes vasculaires du Gabon. Scripta Botanica Belgica 35: 1-438.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jan 1, 2006 Burgt, X.M., van der [807] Cameroon K000023234 Yes
Jan 1, 2006 Burgt, X.M., van der [807] Cameroon K000023235 Yes
Jul 1, 2002 Cheek, M. [9200] Cameroon K000027462 No
Jan 1, 1998 Tchouto (Mbatchou), P. [1050] Cameroon K000011851 Yes
Jan 1, 1998 Tchouto (Mbatchou), P. [1050] Cameroon K000011852 No
Jan 1, 1997 Wheatley, J.I. [769] Cameroon K000437957 Yes
Jan 1, 1994 Thomas, D.W. [4446] Cameroon K000105520 Yes
Jan 1, 1993 Tchouto (Mbatchou), P. [1] Cameroon K000540037 Yes
Jan 1, 1993 Tekwe, C. [26] Cameroon K000437956 Yes
Jan 1, 1993 Tchouto (Mbatchou), P. [240] Cameroon K000540033 Yes
Jan 1, 1976 Letouzey, R. [14954] Cameroon K000105516 Yes
Jan 1, 1969 Vogel; Hooker [s.n.] Niger K000076068 Type Yes
Jan 1, 1969 Vogel [s.n.] Niger K000076069 Syntype Yes
Jan 1, 1969 Ansell [s.n.] Niger K000076070 Type Yes
Dec 1, 1907 Chevalier, A. [743] Mali K000391849 Yes
Thompson, S.A. [1750] Cameroon K000105518 Yes
Bourobou Bourobou, H.P.; Nzabi, T.; Nziengui, B.; Mayombo Nzengue, J. [496] Gabon K001635372 Yes
Breteler, F.J.; Jongkind, C.C.H.; Schoenmaker, J.  [10328] Gabon K001562527 Yes
Thomas, D.W. [435] Cameroon K000105519 Yes
Sunderland, T.C.H. [1321] Cameroon K000008808 Yes
Keay, R.W.J. [28659] Cameroon K000105517 Yes
Senegal K000076071 Unknown Type Material Yes

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