Pentadesma grandifolia Baker f.

First published in A.B.Rendle & al., Cat. Pl. Oban: 8 (1913)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is S. Nigeria to Gabon. It is a tree and grows primarily in the wet tropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Cameroon, Gabon, Nigeria

Classification

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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Onana, J.M. (2011). The vascular plants of Cameroon a taxonomic checklist with IUCN assessments: 1-195. National herbarium of Cameroon, Yaoundé.
  • Sosef, M.S.M. & al. (2006). Check-list des plantes vasculaires du Gabon. Scripta Botanica Belgica 35: 1-438.

An alternative taxonomy had been proposed by the following authorities:

  • Hutchinson, J., Dalziel, J.M. & Keay, R.W.J. (1954-1958). Flora of West Tropical Africa, ed. 2, 1: 1-828. [Cited as Pentadesma butyracea.]

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Onana, J.M. (2011). The vascular plants of Cameroon a taxonomic checklist with IUCN assessments: 1-195. National herbarium of Cameroon, Yaoundé.
  • Sosef, M.S.M. & al. (2006). Check-list des plantes vasculaires du Gabon. Scripta Botanica Belgica 35: 1-438.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jul 1, 2007 Tchiengue, B. [2612] Cameroon K000008183 No
Jul 1, 2002 Groves, M. [99] Cameroon K000027008 Yes
Jul 1, 2002 Cable, S.; Bishop P., Ajang D., Ndue H., Muellner L.; [3816] Cameroon K000027002 No
Jul 1, 2002 Thomas, D.W. [2754] Cameroon K000105274 Yes
Jul 1, 2002 Cable, S.; Ndifon; Ngome; Paul. [839] Cameroon K000027007 No
Jul 1, 2002 Etuge, M. [2611] Cameroon K000027003 No
Jul 1, 2002 Cheek, M. [7683] Cameroon K000027005 No
Jul 1, 2002 Leeuwenberg, A.J.M. [8819] Cameroon K000027260 Yes
Jul 1, 2002 Cable, S. [2514] Cameroon K000027004 Yes
Jul 1, 2002 Etuge, M. [1436] Cameroon K000027006 Yes
Jul 1, 2002 Etuge, M. [4094] Cameroon K000027001 Yes
Jul 1, 2002 Cable, S. [3298] Cameroon K000027000 Yes
Germain, R. [7525] Congo, Democratic Republic of the K003456519 Yes
Renier, H. [302] Rwanda K003456520 Yes
Reynders [219] Rwanda K003456521 Yes
Reynders [312] Rwanda K003456523 Yes
Reynders, M. [312] Rwanda K003456524 Yes
Letouzey, R. [13299] Cameroon K003456517 Yes
Leeuwenberg, A.J.M. [10005] Cameroon K003456515 Yes
Luke, Q. [13290] Equatorial Guinea K003456518 Yes
Jacques-Félix, H. [2991] Cameroon K003456516 Yes
Leonard, A. [5113] Rwanda K003456522 Yes

Sources

  • Angiosperm Extinction Risk Predictions v1

    • Angiosperm Threat Predictions
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0
  • 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.
    • Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
  • 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