Family:
Rubiaceae Juss.

Corynanthe Welw.

This genus is accepted, and its native range is W. Tropical Africa to Angola.

Native to:

Angola, Benin, Cabinda, Cameroon, Central African Repu, Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Ghana, Guinea, Ivory Coast, Liberia, Nigeria, Rwanda, Sierra Leone, Togo, Zaïre

Introduced into:

Gulf of Guinea Is.

Corynanthe Welw. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Troupin, G. [3401], Congo, DRC Pausinystalia 3320.000 No
Troupin, G. [3726], Congo, DRC Pausinystalia 907.000 No

First published in Trans. Linn. Soc. London 27: 37 (1869)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.
  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Literature

Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • W. Brandt in Archiv der Pharmazie 260: 55 (1933).
  • in Trans. Linn. Soc. 27: 37 (1869)

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0