Burttia prunoides Baker f. & Exell

First published in J. Bot. 69: 249 (1931)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is NW. & Central Tanzania, NE. Zambia. It is a shrub or tree and grows primarily in the seasonally dry tropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Tanzania, Zambia

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Govaerts, R. (1996). World Checklist of Seed Plants 2(1, 2): 1-492. MIM, Deurne.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Exell, A.W., Fernandes, A. & Wild, H. (eds.) (1966). Flora Zambesiaca 2(2): 353-653. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • Bak.f. & Exell in Journal of Botany 69: 249 with fig. (1931).
  • J.P.M. Brenan, Check-lists of the Forest Trees and Shrubs of the British Empire no. 5, part II, Tanganyika Territory p. 167 (1949).
  • Schellenb. in A. Engler, Das Pflanzenreich IV. 127: 96, fig. 14 (1938).

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Feb 1, 1995 Schmidt, H.H. [1229], Tanzania K000648330 Yes
Jun 1, 1954 Burtt, B.D. [1800], Tanzania K000430188 paratype Yes
Jun 1, 1954 Burtt, B.D. [1800], Tanzania K000430189 paratype Yes
Jun 1, 1954 Burtt, B.D. [1978], Tanzania K000430190 paratype Yes

Sources

  • Flora Zambesiaca

    • Flora Zambesiaca
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  • Flora of Tropical East Africa

    • Flora of Tropical East Africa
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  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

    • Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
  • IUCN Categories

    • IUCN Red List of Threatened Species
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  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2023. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2023. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0