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

[FWTA]

Combretaceae, Hutchinson and Dalziel. Flora of West Tropical Africa 1:1. 1954

Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers
Receptacle and calyx-lobes yellow on one side, orange on the other; petals and filaments orange, anthers red.
Morphology General Habit
Scandent shrub
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences Bracts
Bracts yellowish-green to reddish-yellow

Native to:

Cabinda, Cameroon, Central African Repu, Congo, Gabon, Gulf of Guinea Is., Nigeria, Zaïre

Combretum bracteatum (M.A.Lawson) Engl. & Diels appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 1994 Sunderland, T.C.H. [1031], Cameroon K000436699
Jan 1, 1993 Manning, S.D. [1251], Cameroon K000050817
Jan 1, 1992 Nguembock, F. [52], Cameroon K000339758
Jan 1, 1985 Thomas, D.W. [4391], Cameroon K000050818
Keay, R.W.J. [28324], Cameroon 16203.000
Kalbreger [42], Bioko K000232595
Mann [158] K000232604 lectotype
Barter, C. [2057], Bioko K000232596 Unknown type material
Mann G. [2208], Cameroon K000050814 Unknown type material
Mann G. [2208], Cameroon K000050813 Unknown type material
Binuyo, A. [35170], Cameroon K000050812
Maitland, T.D. [473], Cameroon K000050766
Preuss, P.R. [1320], Cameroon K000050769
Maitland, T.D. [473], Cameroon K000050767
Keay, R.W.J. [28324], Cameroon K000050815
Binuyo, A. [35170], Cameroon K000050811
Keay, R.W.J. [28324], Cameroon K000050816
Maitland, T.D. [146], Cameroon K000050768
Staudt, A. [527], Cameroon K000050770
Le Testu, M. [6013], Gabon Combretum bucciniflorum K000226366
Le Testu, M. [6013], Gabon Combretum bucciniflorum K000226367

First published in H.G.A.Engler, Monogr. Afrik. Pflanzen-Fam. 3: 100 (1899)

Accepted by

  • Figueiredo, E. & Smith, G.F. (2008). Plants of Angola Strelitzia 22: 1-279. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
  • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.
  • Liben, L. (1968). Flore du Congo du Rwanda et du Burundi, Combretaceae: 1-105. Jardin Botanique National de Belgique, Bruxelles.
  • Sita, P. & Moutsambote, J.-M. (2005). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Congo, ed. sept. 2005: 1-158. ORSTOM, Centre de Brazzaville.

Literature

Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • Monogr. Afr. Combretum 100, t. 29 B (1899), excl. syn. Cacoucia platyptera Welw. and Campylochiton platypterus Hiern.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Boulvert, Y. (1977). Catalogue de la Flore de Centrafrique 1: 1-114. ORSTROM, Bangui.
  • Figueiredo, E. & Smith, G.F. (2008). Plants of Angola Strelitzia 22: 1-279. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
  • Sita, P. & Moutsambote, J.-M. (2005). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Congo, ed. sept. 2005: 1-158. ORSTOM, Centre de Brazzaville.

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