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

[FWTA]

Compositae, C. D. Adams. Flora of West Tropical Africa 2. 1963

Morphology General Habit
A glaucous succulent shrub up to 8 ft. high
Note
Leafless at flowering time
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers
Numerous clustered flower-heads about 3/4 in. long in terminal umbelliform corymbs
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences Bracts
Involucres pale green
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Florets
Florets white
Ecology
Amongst rocks.

Native to:

Benin, Cameroon, Mali, Nigeria, Togo

Kleinia cliffordiana (Hutch.) C.D.Adams appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 1959 Jaeger, P. [5482], Mali K000391814
Jan 1, 1959 Jaeger, P. [5518], Mali K000391815
Hill, A.W. [14], Nigeria K000377737

First published in J. W. African Sci. Assoc. 6: 150 (1961)

Accepted by

  • Roskov Y. & al. (eds.) (2018). Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands.

Literature

Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • in J.W. Afr. Sci. Assoc. 6: 150 (1961).

Flora of West Tropical Africa
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Kew Backbone Distributions
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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