Acridocarpus smeathmanii (DC.) Guill. & Perr.

First published in Fl. Seneg. Tent.: 124 (1831)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is W. Tropical Africa to W. Tanzania. It is a climbing shrub and grows primarily in the wet tropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Benin, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Congo, Gabon, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Ivory Coast, Liberia, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Tanzania, Togo, Zaïre

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

Classification

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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Akoègninou, A., van der Burg, W.J. & van der Maesen, L.J.G. (eds.) (2006). Flore Analytique du Bénin: 1-1034. Backhuys Publishers.
  • Berhaut, J. (1979). Flore illustrée du Sénégal 6: 1-636. Gouvernement du Sénégal, Ministère du développement rural direction des eaux et forêta, Dakar.
  • Gosline, G., Bidault, E., van der Burgt, X., Cahen, D., Challen, G., Condé, N., Couch, C., Couvreur, T.L.P., Dagallier, L.M.J., Darbyshire, I., Dawson, S., Doré, T.S., Goyder, D., Grall, A., Haba, P., Haba, P., Harris, D., Hind, D.J.N., Jongkind, & al. (2023). A Taxonomically-verified and Vouchered Checklist of the Vascular Plants of the Republic of Guinea. Nature, scientific data 10, Article number: 327: [1]-[12].
  • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 529. MIM, Deurne.
  • Hutchinson, J., Dalziel, J.M. & Keay, R.W.J. (1954-1958). Flora of West Tropical Africa, ed. 2, 1: 1-828.
  • Launert, E. (1968). Flora of Tropical East Africa, Malpighiaceae: 1-26.
  • 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

  • Niedenzu in Engl. Pflanzenr. Malpighiac. 274, partly (excl. syn. A. chevalieri Sprague; excl. var. staudtii Engl.).
  • —F.T.A. 1: 277, partly (var. α )

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Akoègninou, A., van der Burg, W.J. & van der Maesen, L.J.G. (eds.) (2006). Flore Analytique du Bénin: 1-1034. Backhuys Publishers.
  • Berhaut, J. (1979). Flore illustrée du Sénégal 6: 1-636. Gouvernement du Sénégal, Ministère du développement rural direction des eaux et forêta, Dakar.
  • Hutchinson, J., Dalziel, J.M. & Keay, R.W.J. (1954-1958). Flora of West Tropical Africa, ed. 2, 1: 1-828.
  • Sita, P. & Moutsambote, J.-M. (2005). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Congo, ed. sept. 2005: 1-158. ORSTOM, Centre de Brazzaville.

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • A. Juss. in Archiv. Mus. Paris 3: 484, t. 15 (1843).
  • A. Juss., Malpigh. Synops., in Ann. Sci. Nat., sér. 2, 13: 271 (1840)
  • Guill. & Perr., Fl. Seneg. Tent.: 124 (1831).
  • Keay in Flora of West Tropical Africa, ed. 2, 1: 352, fig. 125 (1958).
  • Niedenzu in A. Engler, Das Pflanzenreich IV. 141: 274 (1928), excl. syn. A. chevalieri Sprague.
  • Niedenzu in Arb. Bot. Inst. Akad. Braunsberg 6: 56 (1915)
  • Niedenzu in Arb. Bot. Inst. Akad. Braunsberg 7: 17 (1921)
  • Niedenzu in Verz. Vorl. Akad. Braunsberg S.-Sem. 1924: 18 (1924)
  • Oliv., Flora of Tropical Africa 1: 277 (1868), pro parte (var. ?).
  • Sprague in Journal of Botany 1906: 204 (1906).
  • Wilczek in Flore du Congo Belge et du Ruanda-Urundi, 7: 232 (1958).

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Johnston, H.H. [48] Sierra Leone K000416920 Unknown Type Material Yes
Meikle, R.D. [1158] Nigeria K:SPC-16010.000 No
Rowland [s.n.] Nigeria K000416918 Unknown Type Material Yes
Don [s.n.] Sierra Leone K000416919 Unknown Type Material Yes
Meikle, R.D. [991] Nigeria K:SPC-11846.000 No
Don [s.n.] Sierra Leone K000416921 Unknown Type Material Yes
Staudt, A. [498] Cameroon K000094469 Unknown Type Material Yes
Barter [20137] Nigeria K000416917 Unknown Type Material Yes

Sources

  • Angiosperm Extinction Risk Predictions v1

    • Angiosperm Threat Predictions
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0
  • Flora of Tropical East Africa

    • Flora of Tropical East Africa
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
  • Flora of West Tropical Africa

    • Flora of West Tropical Africa
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

    • 'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.
    • Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 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 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0