Dracaena aubryana Brongn. ex É.Morren

First published in Belgique Hort. 10: 348 (1860)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is W. Central Tropical Africa to Angola. It is a subshrub or shrub and grows primarily in the seasonally dry tropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Angola, Cameroon, Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Gulf of Guinea Is., Zaïre

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Figueiredo, E. & Smith, G.F. (2008). Plants of Angola. Strelitzia 22: 1-279. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
  • Govaerts, R. (2000). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS D: 1-30141.
  • Lejoy, J., Ndjele, M.-B. & Geerinck, D. (2010). Catalogue-flore des plantes vasculaires des districts de Kisangani et de la Tshopo (RD Congo). Taxonomania. Revue de Taxonomie et de Nomenclature Botaniques 30: 1-307.
  • Mwachala, G. & Mbugua, P.K. (2007). Dracaenaceae. Flora of Tropical East Africa: 1-43.
  • Sosef, M.S.M. & al. (2006). Check-list des plantes vasculaires du Gabon. Scripta Botanica Belgica 35: 1-438.
  • Sosef, M.S.M. & al. (eds.) (2020). Flore du Gabon 54: 1-132. Muséum National D'Histoire Naturelle, Paris.
  • Velayos, M. & al. (eds.) (2018). Flora de Guinea Ecuatorial 10: 1-491. Consejo superior de investigaciones científicas, Real jardín botánico, Madrid.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Mwachala, G. & Mbugua, P.K. (2007). Dracaenaceae. Flora of Tropical East Africa: 1-43.
  • Sosef, M.S.M. & al. (eds.) (2020). Flore du Gabon 54: 1-132. Muséum National D'Histoire Naturelle, Paris.

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • Bos, Dracaena in W Afr.: 29, t. 4, photo. 10 (1984).
  • E.Morren in Bull. Fed. Soc. 1860: 302 (1861)
  • E.Morren, Belg. Hort. 10: 348 (1860)

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Mar 24, 2004 Devred, R. [1198], Congo, DRC K000522608 No
Mar 24, 2004 Jean Louis [3417], Congo, DRC K000522607 No
Mar 24, 2004 Devred, R. [1373], Congo, DRC K000522609 No
Feb 1, 1997 Latilo, M.G. [FHI18218], Nigeria K000402117 Yes
Feb 1, 1997 Latilo, M.G. [FHI28950] K000402126 No
Jan 1, 1996 Poulsen, A.D. [1162], Congo, DRC K000522551 No
Jan 1, 1984 Mann [898], Sierra Leone K000255895 Unknown type material Yes
Jan 1, 1984 Mann [898], Sierra Leone K000255894 Unknown type material Yes
Jan 1, 1984 Mann [898], Sierra Leone K000255893 Unknown type material Yes
Jan 1, 1982 Welwitsch [3747], Angola K000255896 paratype Yes
Jan 1, 1982 Chapman, J.D. [4244], Nigeria K000402118 No
Jan 1, 1982 Sanford, W.W. [5818], Equatorial Guinea K000522539 No
Jan 1, 1982 Zenker, G. [4362a], Cameroon K000522606 No
Jan 1, 1982 s.coll. [s.n.] K000523706 No
Jan 1, 1982 Aké Assi, L. [7297], Côte d'Ivoire K000402110 No
Jan 1, 1982 Mann, G. [1036] K000522542 Yes
Jan 1, 1982 Mann, G. [1036] K000522541 Yes
Jan 1, 1982 s.coll. [s.n.] K000523707 No
Jan 1, 1982 Deighton, F.C. [4121], Sierra Leone K000402103 No
Jan 1, 1982 Zenker, G. [4361], Cameroon K000522605 No
Jan 1, 1982 Soyaux, H. [96], Gabon K000522544 No
Jan 1, 1982 Gossweiler, J. [14037], Angola K000523224 No
Jan 1, 1982 Baldwin, J.T. [11449], Liberia K000402106 No
Jan 1, 1982 unknown [s.n.] K000402128 No
Jan 1, 1982 Maitland [1714] K000402127 No
Jan 1, 1982 Sanford, W.W. [6093], Equatorial Guinea K000522540 No
Jan 1, 1982 Mann, G. [1036] K000522543 Yes
Jan 1, 1982 Latilo, M.G. [FHI34450] K000402124 No
Jan 1, 1982 Baldwin, J.T. [11082], Liberia K000402105 No
Mar 22, 1968 Daramola, B.O. [FHI61885], Nigeria K000402114 No
Jan 1, 1966 Hepper, F.N. [1875], Nigeria K000402125 No
Madhusoodanan, P.V. [4915] K000401251 No
Baldwin, J.T. [14048], Liberia K000402107 No
Bos, J.J. [2655], Liberia K000402109 No
Leeuwenberg, A.J.M. [2464], Côte d'Ivoire K000402111 No
Chapman, J.D. [4655], Nigeria K000402121 No
Chapman, J.D. [4836], Nigeria K000402122 No
Halle, N. [5469], Gabon K000522545 Yes
Evens, J. [1722], Uganda K000522886 No
illegible [K3690], Uganda K000522888 No
Gossweiler, J. [8769], Angola K000523223 No
Cooper, G.P. [168], Liberia K000402108 No
s.coll. [s.n.] K000523705 No
Hepper, F.N. [8125], Côte d'Ivoire K000402112 No
Chapman, J.D. [3785], Nigeria K000402116 No
Deighton, F.C. [3264], Sierra Leone K000402102 No
Adam, J.G. [21484], Liberia K000402104 Yes
Olorunfemi [FHI70693], Nigeria K000402120 No
Chapman, J.D. [3674], Nigeria K000402113 No
Tuley, P. [2131], Nigeria K000402115 No
Madhusoodanan, P.V. [4915] K000401252 No
Thomas, A.S. [Th2784], Uganda K000522887 No
Olorunfemi [FHI70693], Nigeria K000402119 No
Masens, B. [360], Congo, DRC K000522550 No
Le Testu [1356], Gabon K000522546 No
Le Testu [1356], Gabon K000522547 No
Griffon du Bellay [s.n.] K000522548 No
Chapman, J.D. [5309], Nigeria K000402123 No
Welwitsch [3744], Guinea Dracaena monostachya K000255927 Unknown type material Yes
Jan 1, 1966 de Wilde, W.J.J.O. [1661], Cameroon Dracaena humilis K000522531 No
Jan 1, 1961 Breteler, F.J. [1083], Cameroon Dracaena humilis K000522530 No
Hepper, F.N. [1875], Cameroon Dracaena humilis 31144.000 No

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