Oncoba Forssk.

First published in Fl. Aegypt.-Arab.: 103 (1775)
This genus is accepted
The native range of this genus is Tropical & S. Africa, Araian Peninsula.

Distribution

Native to:

Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina, Burundi, Cabinda, Cameroon, Chad, Congo, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Gulf of Guinea Is., Ivory Coast, Kenya, KwaZulu-Natal, Liberia, Malawi, Mali, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Northern Provinces, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Somalia, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Yemen, Zambia, Zaïre, Zimbabwe

Introduced into:

Cuba, Florida

Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

Classification

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PAFTOL

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Killick, D.J.B. (1976). Flacourtiaceae (including Samydaceae). Flora of Southern Africa 22: 53-92. Botanical Research Institute, Department of Agriculture.

Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • Gilg in Engl. Bot. Jahrb. 40: 454 (1908).
  • —F.T.A. 1: 114, partly

Flora Zambesiaca

  • Fl. Aegypt.–Arab.: CXIII, 103 (1775).

Flora of Somalia

  • Flora Somalia, Vol 1, (1993) Author: by M. Thulin [updated by M. Thulin 2008]

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • Fl. Aegypt.-Arab.: CXIII, 103 (1775)
  • Gilg in E. & P. Pf., ed. 2, 21: 401, fig. 172 (1925)
  • Oliv. in F.T.A. 1: 114 (1868)

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Oct 1, 2013 Cable, S. [833] Cameroon K000460242 No
Nov 1, 2003 Pollard, B.J. [952] Cameroon K000541177 No
Nov 1, 2003 Pollard, B.J. [1037] Cameroon K000541174 No
Oct 1, 2003 Cheek, M. [7256] Cameroon K000008991 Yes
Oct 1, 2003 Cheek, M. [10489] Cameroon K000460201 No
Oct 1, 2003 Cheek, M. [10489] Cameroon K000541179 No
Jan 1, 1998 Fraser, P. [360] Cameroon K000198704 No
Pollard, B.J.; Yama; Chia; Suinyui; Monju; Ndofor [1155] Cameroon K:SPC-76100.000 No
Ekema, S.N. [680] Cameroon K001383719 Yes
K:SPC-16192.000 No

Sources

  • Flora Zambesiaca

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

    • Flora of Somalia
    • 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