Pterocarpus osun Craib

First published in Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 1910: 329 (1910)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Nigeria to W. Central Tropical Africa. It is a tree and grows primarly in the wet tropical biome(s).

Distribution

Native to:

Cameroon, Congo, Gabon, Nigeria, Zaïre

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Lock, J.M. (1989). Legumes of Africa a check-List: 1-619. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • de la Estrella, M., Cabezas, F.J., Aedo, C. & Velayos, M. (2010). The Papilionoideae (Leguminosae) of Equatorial Guinea (Annobón, Bioko and Río Muni). Folia Geobotanica 45: 1-57.

Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • Bak. f. Leg. Trop. Afr. 2: 544.
  • in Kew Bull. 1910: 329

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Lock, J.M. (1989). Legumes of Africa a check-List: 1-619. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

International Legume Database and Information Service

  • Dalziel, J. M. (1937). The Useful Plants of West Tropical Africa
  • Hepper, F. N. (1958). Papilionoideae. In: Flora West Tropical Africa. Keay, R. W. J.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jun 1, 1975 Letouzey, R. [13749], Cameroon K000092517 Yes
Jan 1, 1969 Punch, C. [114], Nigeria K000951671 paratype Yes
Jan 1, 1969 Punch, C. [114], Nigeria K000951673 paratype Yes
Jan 1, 1969 Unwin, A.H. [s.n.], Nigeria K000951672 paratype Yes
Jan 1, 1969 s.coll. [405], Nigeria K000951675 paratype Yes
Holland, J.H. [198], Nigeria K000555640 holotype Yes
Punch, C. [s.n.], Nigeria K000555641 lectotype Yes
s.coll. [405], Nigeria K000951674 Yes
Thomas, D.W. [2195], Cameroon K000092518 Yes

Sources

  • Flora of West Tropical Africa

    • Flora of West Tropical Africa
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  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

    • Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
  • International Legume Database and Information Service

    • International Legume Database and Information Service (ILDIS) V10.39 Nov 2011
    • 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
  • Wood Anatomy Microscope Slides

    • Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/