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This species is accepted, and its native range is W. & W. Central Tropical Africa.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

[FWTA]

Celastraceae, R. A. Blakelock. Flora of West Tropical Africa 1:2. 1958

Morphology General Habit
A woody climber
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Calyx
Calyx olive-green
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Corolla
Petals yellowish green
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Disc
Disk deeper green
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Androecium Stamens Anthers
Anthers dark yellow
Ecology
In forest vegetation.

Native to:

Cameroon, Gabon, Ghana, Guinea, Ivory Coast, Liberia, Nigeria

Loeseneriella rowlandii (Loes.) N.Hallé appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Aug 1, 2001 Cheek, M. [10232], Cameroon K000026807
Rowland [s.n.], Nigeria K000036106
Rowland [s.n.], Nigeria K000036107
Latilo [36578], Nigeria Hippocratea rowlandii 15528.000
Onochie, C. [34892], Nigeria Hippocratea rowlandii 9788.000

First published in Mém. Inst. Franç. Afrique Noire 64: 109 (1962)

Accepted by

  • Sosef, M.S.M. & al. (2006). Check-list des plantes vasculaires du Gabon Scripta Botanica Belgica 35: 1-438.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Hutchinson, J., Dalziel, J.M. & Keay, R.W.J. (1954-1958). Flora of West Tropical Africa, ed. 2, 1: 1-828.
  • Jongkind, C. (2014). Fauna & Flora of Liberia, flowering plant species list www.liberianfaunaflora.org.
  • Sosef, M.S.M. & al. (2006). Check-list des plantes vasculaires du Gabon Scripta Botanica Belgica 35: 1-438.

Flora of West Tropical Africa
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Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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