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This species is accepted, and its native range is W. Tropical Africa to Uganda.

[FWTA]

Acanthaceae, H. Heine. Flora of West Tropical Africa 2. 1963

Morphology General Habit
Slender, branched, woody herb, 12-18 in. high, creeping at the base
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers
Narrow-cylindric 2-lipped whitish flowers 1/2 in. long in narrow spike-like panicles
Ecology
Wet places in high forest.

Native to:

Cameroon, Congo, Gabon, Gambia, Gulf of Guinea Is., Ivory Coast, Nigeria, Uganda, Zaïre

Chlamydocardia buettneri Lindau appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 1996 Cheek, M. [7655], Cameroon K000197521
Dec 1, 1995 Cable, S. [841], Cameroon K000011283
Dec 1, 1995 Cheek, M. [7162], Cameroon K000011281
Dec 1, 1995 Cable, S. [1216], Cameroon K000011282
Jan 1, 1994 Cable, S. [605], Cameroon K000011284
Jan 1, 1994 Tchouto (Mbatchou), P. [1024], Cameroon K000011285
Brenan, J.D.M. [8455], Nigeria 2805.000

First published in Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 20: 39 (1894)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.
  • Jones, M. (1991). A checklist of Gambian plants: 1-33. Michael Jones, The Gambia College.
  • Lejoy, J., Ndjele, M.-B. & Geerinck, D. (2010). Catalogue-flore des plantes vasculaires des districts de Kisangani et de la Tshopo (RD Congo) Taxonomania 30: 1-307.
  • Sita, P. & Moutsambote, J.-M. (2005). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Congo, ed. sept. 2005: 1-158. ORSTOM, Centre de Brazzaville.

Literature

Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • Aké Assi, Contrib. 1: 214.
  • F.T.A. 5: 234
  • in Engl. Bot. Jahrb. 20: 139 (1894)

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Jones, M. (1991). A checklist of Gambian plants: 1-33. Michael Jones, The Gambia College.
  • Lejoy, J., Ndjele, M.-B. & Geerinck, D. (2010). Catalogue-flore des plantes vasculaires des districts de Kisangani et de la Tshopo (RD Congo) Taxonomania 30: 1-307.
  • Sita, P. & Moutsambote, J.-M. (2005). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Congo, ed. sept. 2005: 1-158. ORSTOM, Centre de Brazzaville.

Flora of West Tropical Africa
Flora of West Tropical Africa
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Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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