Astropanax Seem.

First published in J. Bot. 3: 176 (1865)
This genus is accepted
The native range of this genus is Tropical Africa, W. Indian Ocean.

Distribution

Native to:

Angola, Burundi, Cameroon, Comoros, Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Guinea, Gulf of Guinea Is., Ivory Coast, Kenya, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mozambique, Nigeria, Rwanda, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Zaïre, Zimbabwe

Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

Classification

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An alternative taxonomy had been proposed by the following authorities:

  • Frodin, D.G. & Govaerts, R. (2003 publ. 2004). World Checklist and Bibliography of Araliaceae: 1-444. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [Cited as Schefflera.]
  • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 1-529. MIM, Deurne. [Cited as Schefflera.]

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Carvalho [2284] Spain K004987425 Yes
Etuge, M. [1751] Cameroon K001291940 Yes
Etuge, M. [1751] Cameroon K000198215 Yes
Carvalho [2284] Spain K004987426 Yes
Kalbreyer [124] Cameroon K004987396 Yes
Hutchinson, J.; Metcalfe, C.R. [42] Cameroon K004987397 Yes
Wrigley, T.C.; Melville, F.A. [459] K004987427 Yes
Steele, M. [91] Cameroon K004987398 Yes
Carvalho [2200] Equatorial Guinea K004987429 Yes
Carvalho [2200] Equatorial Guinea K004987428 Yes

Sources

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

    • 'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.
  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 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 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0