Cyanastrum cordifolium Oliv.

First published in Hooker's Icon. Pl. 20: t. 1965 (1891)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Nigeria to W. Central Tropical Africa. It is a tuberous geophyte and grows primarly in the wet tropical biome(s).

Distribution

Native to:

Cameroon, Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Nigeria, Zaïre

Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.
  • Sita, P. & Moutsambote, J.-M. (2005). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Congo, ed. sept. 2005: 1-158. ORSTOM, Centre de Brazzaville.
  • Sosef, M.S.M. & al. (2006). Check-list des plantes vasculaires du Gabon. Scripta Botanica Belgica 35: 1-438.

Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • Engl. in Engl. & Prantl, Pflanzenfam. ed. 2, 15a: 189, fig. 72 J-M
  • S. Carter in Kew Bull. 16: 192, fig. 1, 4-9 (1962)
  • in Hook., Ic. Pl. 20: t. 1965 (1891)

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Sita, P. & Moutsambote, J.-M. (2005). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Congo, ed. sept. 2005: 1-158. ORSTOM, Centre de Brazzaville.
  • 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?
Sep 1, 2001 Onana, J.-M. [989], Cameroon K000025646 No
Sep 1, 2001 Cable, S. [2408], Cameroon K000025645 No
Sep 1, 2001 Etuge, M. [1714], Cameroon K000025648 No
Sep 1, 2001 Etuge, M. [2813], Cameroon K000025644 No
Sep 1, 2001 Etuge, M. [2087], Cameroon K000025643 No
Sep 1, 2001 Groves, M. [15], Cameroon K000025647 No
Jan 1, 1997 Acworth, J.M. [169], Cameroon K000011643 No
Jan 1, 1992 Watts, J. [257], Cameroon K000011646 No
Jan 1, 1992 Wheatley, J.I. [290], Cameroon K000011644 No
Jan 1, 1992 Sunderland, T.C.H. [1207], Cameroon K000011647 No
Jan 1, 1992 Wheatley, J.I. [52], Cameroon K000011645 No
May 17, 1960 Zenker, G.A. [3669], Cameroon K000256029 isotype Yes
Bowden, J.K. [141], Nigeria 33980.000 No
Mann [769], Cameroon K000256030 Unknown type material Yes

Sources

  • Flora of West Tropical Africa

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

    • 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 2022. 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 2022. 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