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This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Nigeria.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

[FWTA]

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

Morphology General Habit
Forest liane
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Calyx
Calyx pale green
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Corolla
Petals pale yellow
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences
Panicles up to 6 ft. long.

Native to:

Nigeria

Combretum excelsum Keay appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Keay, R.W.J. [28147], Nigeria 12248.000 holotype
Keay, R.W.J. [28147], Nigeria K000232560 holotype
Keay, R.W.J. [28147], Nigeria K000232559 holotype
Keay, R.W.J. [28147], Nigeria K000232557 holotype
Keay, R.W.J. [28147], Nigeria K000232561 holotype
Keay, R.W.J. [28147], Nigeria K000812995 holotype

First published in Kew Bull. 7: 131 (1952)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.
  • Hutchinson, J., Dalziel, J.M. & Keay, R.W.J. (1954-1958). Flora of West Tropical Africa, ed. 2, 1: 1-828.

Literature

Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • in Kew Bull. 1952: 131.

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