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This species is accepted, and its native range is Nigeria to Cameroon.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Cameroon, Nigeria

Hypoestes rosea P.Beauv. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 1994 Cable, S. [401], Cameroon K000011361
Jan 1, 1993 Tekwe, C. [15], Cameroon K000011362
Jan 1, 1990 Manning, S.D. [1264], Cameroon K000029437
Jan 1, 1987 Thomas, D.W. [5461], Cameroon K000029435
Feb 1, 1979 Lowe J. [3772], Cameroon K000029433
Jan 1, 1974 Morton, J.K. [K 1204], Cameroon K000029429
Aug 1, 1961 Morton, J.K. [K 819], Cameroon K000029431
Jan 1, 1961 Akpabla, G.K. [10515], Cameroon K000029430
Mar 1, 1960 Hepper, F.N. [2718], Cameroon K000029432
Buchholz [s.n.], Cameroon K000379049
Talbot, P.A. [s.n.], Nigeria K000379051
Talbot, P.A. [2005], Nigeria K000379052
Dalziel, J.M. [8220], Cameroon K000029426
Dunlap [130], Cameroon K000029427
Hepper, F.N. [2032], Cameroon K000029420
Maitland, T.D. [1687], Cameroon K000029424
Thomas, D.W. [2733], Cameroon K000029436
Keay, R.W.J. [FHI 28452], Cameroon K000029421
Brunt, M.A. [919], Cameroon K000029423
Maitland, T.D. [235], Cameroon K000029425
Barter [3285], Nigeria K000379048
Buchholz [s.n.], Cameroon K000379050
Mambo, P. [289], Cameroon K000029434

First published in Fl. Oware 2: 67 (1818)

Accepted by

  • Hepper, F.N. (ed.) (1963). Flora of West Tropical Africa, ed. 2, 2: 1-544.
  • Wiriadinata, H., Girmansyah, D., Hunter, J.M., Hoover, W.S. & Kartawinata, K. (2013). Floristic study of West Sumbawa, Indonesia Reinwardtia 13: 391-404.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Hepper, F.N. (ed.) (1963). Flora of West Tropical Africa, ed. 2, 2: 1-544.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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/
© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0