Leplaea Vermoesen

First published in Rev. Zool. Bot. Africaines 9(Suppl. Bot.): 61 (1921)
This genus is accepted
The native range of this genus is W. Tropical Africa to Uganda.

Distribution

Native to:

Cabinda, Cameroon, Central African Repu, Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Ghana, Guinea, Ivory Coast, Liberia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, Uganda, Zaïre

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Koenen, E.J.M. & de Wilde, J.J.F.E. (2012). A taxonomic revision of the reinstated genus Leplaea and the newly recognised genus Neoguarea (Meliaceae, Sapindales): the exclusion of Guarea from Africa. Plant ecology and evolution 145: 209-241.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Sources

  • 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