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

[FWTA]

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

Morphology General Habit
A pubescent creeping herb like the last (Physacanthus nematosiphon)
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers
Slender-tubed solitary flowers 2 in. long, blue-violet darker throat.

Native to:

Cameroon, Nigeria

Physacanthus talbotii S.Moore appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Talbot, P.A. [972], Nigeria K000394229
Letouzey, R. [15146], Cameroon K000461171

First published in A.B.Rendle & al., Cat. Pl. Oban: 75 (1913)

Accepted by

  • Hepper, F.N. (ed.) (1963). Flora of West Tropical Africa, ed. 2, 2: 1-544.
  • Onana, J.M. (2011). The vascular plants of Cameroon a taxonomic checklist with IUCN assessments: 1-195. National herbarium of Cameroon, Yaoundé.

Literature

Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • Hallé in Adansonia, n. sér. 1: 345 (1962, dated 1961).
  • in Cat. Talb. 75 (1913)

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Hepper, F.N. (ed.) (1963). Flora of West Tropical Africa, ed. 2, 2: 1-544.
  • Onana, J.M. (2011). The vascular plants of Cameroon a taxonomic checklist with IUCN assessments: 1-195. National herbarium of Cameroon, Yaoundé.

Flora of West Tropical Africa
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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/
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