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

[FWTA]

Periplocaceae, A. A. Bullock. Flora of West Tropical Africa 2. 1963

Morphology General Habit
A shrub, erect at first, later climbing and twining
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers
Flowers creamy white.

Native to:

Congo, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Ivory Coast, Liberia, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone

Cryptolepis eburnea (Pichon) Venter appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Apr 1, 1995 Vigne, C. [FH1739], Ghana Mangenotia eburnea K000042540
Apr 1, 1995 Hall, J.B. [1511], Ghana Mangenotia eburnea K000042541
Apr 1, 1995 Hall, J.B. [409], Ghana Mangenotia eburnea K000042542
Apr 1, 1995 Thomas, N.W. [6602], Sierra Leone Mangenotia eburnea K000042543
Apr 1, 1995 Thomas, N.W. [6585], Sierra Leone Mangenotia eburnea K000042544
Apr 1, 1995 Dalziel, J.M. [1405], Nigeria Mangenotia eburnea K000042545
Apr 1, 1995 Thomas, N.W. [1238], Sierra Leone Mangenotia eburnea K000042546
Apr 1, 1995 Thomas, N.W. [4119], Sierra Leone Mangenotia eburnea K000042547
Darko, K.O. [689], Ghana Mangenotia eburnea K000042548
Hall, J.B. [1010], Ghana Mangenotia eburnea K000042549
Garnier, P. [72], Ivory Coast Mangenotia eburnea K000042550
Deighton, F.C. [2349], Sierra Leone Mangenotia eburnea K000042551
Dawe, M.T. [543], Sierra Leone Mangenotia eburnea K000042552
Thomas, N.W. [4377], Sierra Leone Mangenotia eburnea K000042553

First published in Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 88: 564 (2001)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS G: 1-40325.
  • Jongkind, C. (2014). Fauna & Flora of Liberia, flowering plant species list www.liberianfaunaflora.org.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Berhaut, J. (1971). Flore illustrée du Sénégal 1: 1-626. Gouvernement du Sénégal, Ministère du développement rural direction des eaux et forêta, Dakar.
  • Catarino, L., Martins, E.S., Diniz, M.A. & Pinto-Basto, M.F. (2006). Check-list da flora vascular do parque natural das Lagos de Cufada (Guiné-Bissau) Garcia de Orta, Série de Botânica 17: 97-141.
  • Jongkind, C. (2014). Fauna & Flora of Liberia, flowering plant species list www.liberianfaunaflora.org.
  • Lisowski, S. (2009). Flore (Angiospermes) de la République de Guinée Scripta Botanica Belgica 41: 1-517.
  • Sita, P. & Moutsambote, J.-M. (2005). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Congo, ed. sept. 2005: 1-158. ORSTOM, Centre de Brazzaville.

Flora of West Tropical Africa
Flora of West Tropical Africa
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Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

Kew Backbone Distributions
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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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/
© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0