Berlinia Sol. ex Hook.f. & Benth.

First published in W.J.Hooker, Niger Fl.: 326 (1849), nom. cons.
This genus is accepted
The native range of this genus is Tropical Africa.

Distribution

Native to:

Angola, Benin, Burkina, Burundi, Cabinda, Cameroon, Central African Repu, Chad, Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Ghana, Guinea, Gulf of Guinea Is., Ivory Coast, Liberia, Mali, Mozambique, Niger, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, Tanzania, Togo, Zambia, Zaïre

Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

Classification

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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

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

Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • Keay in Kew Bull. 1954: 267.
  • —F.T.A. 2: 292

Flora Zambesiaca

  • Léonard in Mém. Acad. Roy. Sci. Belg. 30(2): 180 (1957).
  • in Hooker, Niger Flora: 326 (1849).

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • Duvign. in Inst. Roy. Col. Belge, Bull. Séances 21(2): 432–3 (1950)
  • Hauman in Inst. Roy. Col. Belge, Bull. Séances 23: 476 (1952)
  • J. Léon. in Mém. 8°, Classe Sci., Acad. Roy. Belg. 30(2): 180 (1957)
  • Troupin in B.J.B.B. 20: 298 (1950), pro parte
  • in Hook., Niger Flora: 326 (1849)

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Dec 1, 2003 Mackinder, B. [231] Cameroon K000051326 Yes
Dec 1, 1998 Baker, W.J. [300] Cameroon K000436042 No
Sep 2, 1997 Wilde, J.J.F.E., de [8019] Cameroon K000023066 Yes
Jan 1, 1986 Thomas, D.W. [6191] Cameroon K000023000 Yes
Jan 1, 1954 King, H.C. [175] Sierra Leone K000022678 Yes
Jan 1, 1919 Gossweiler, J. [7794] Angola K000022723 No
Jan 1, 1919 Gossweiler, J. [7794] Angola K000022724 Type No
Hombert, J. [524] Congo, Democratic Republic of the K000022959 Yes
Evrard, C. [5121] Congo, Democratic Republic of the K000022930 Yes
Gossweiler [s.n.] Angola K000023095 No
Kitson, A.E. [573] Ghana K000022768 Yes
Letouzey, R. [11360] Cameroon K000023055 Yes
Gossweiler [s.n.] Angola K000023125 No
Samai, S.K. [392] Sierra Leone K000022769 Yes
Fox, J.E.D. [48] Sierra Leone K000022684 Yes
Lane-Poole, C.E. [229] Sierra Leone K000022683 Yes
Kitson, A.E. [572] Ghana K000022556 Yes
Binuyo, A. [41446] Nigeria K000022628 No
Gilbert, G. [1193] Congo, Democratic Republic of the K000022945 Yes
Greenway, P.J. [8818] Zambia K:SPC-16406.000 No
Harris, D.J. [2806] Cameroon K:SPC-63040.000 No
Kitson, A.E. [572] Ghana K000022555 Yes
Harris, D.J. [2627] Central African Republic K:SPC-63185.000 No
Pierre, L. [165] Gabon K000023080 Yes
Devred, R. [2824] Congo, Democratic Republic of the K000022942 Yes

Sources

  • Flora Zambesiaca

    • Flora Zambesiaca
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
  • Flora of Tropical East Africa

    • Flora of Tropical East Africa
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

  • 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
  • Legumes of the World Online

    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0