Marantochloa filipes (Benth.) Hutch.

First published in J.Hutchinson & J.M.Dalziel, Fl. W. Trop. Afr. 2: 338 (1936)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is W. Tropical Africa to Angola. It is a climbing rhizomatous geophyte and grows primarily in the wet tropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Angola, Cabinda, Cameroon, Central African Repu, Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Ghana, Guinea, Gulf of Guinea Is., Ivory Coast, Liberia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, Zaïre

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Cabezas, F.J., De la Estrella, M., Aedo, C. & Velayos, M. (2005). Marantaceae of Equatorial Guinea. Annales Botanici Fennici 42: 173-184.
  • Figueiredo, E. & Smith, G.F. (2008). Plants of Angola. Strelitzia 22: 1-279. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
  • Govaerts, R. (2004). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-54382. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • 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.
  • Sita, P. & Moutsambote, J.-M. (2005). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Congo, ed. sept. 2005: 1-158. ORSTOM, Centre de Brazzaville.
  • Sosef, M.S.M. & al. (2006). Check-list des plantes vasculaires du Gabon. Scripta Botanica Belgica 35: 1-438.
  • Velayos, M., Aedo, C., Cabezas, F., de la Estrella, M., Barberá, P. & Fero, M. (eds.) (2014). Flora de Guinea Ecuatorial 11: 1-416. Consejo superior de investigaciones científicas, Real jardín botánico, Madrid.

Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • F.W.T.A., ed. 1, 2: 338 (1936)
  • Koechlin in Fl. Cam. 4: 126, t. 25.
  • Koechlin in Fl. Gabon 9: 122, t. 26

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Cabezas, F.J., De la Estrella, M., Aedo, C. & Velayos, M. (2005). Marantaceae of Equatorial Guinea. Annales Botanici Fennici 42: 173-184.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jun 1, 2006 Etuge, M. [5138], Cameroon K000339873 No
Mar 1, 2002 Etuge, M. [1932], Cameroon K000025789 No
Jun 1, 2001 Lane, P. [347], Cameroon K000107596 No
Jun 1, 2001 Etuge, M. [1470], Cameroon K000107590 No
Jun 1, 2001 Etuge, M. [2906], Cameroon K000107591 No
Jun 1, 2001 Lane, P. [377], Cameroon K000107594 No
Jun 1, 2001 Etuge, M. [4273], Cameroon K000107599 No
Jun 1, 2001 Biye, E. [67], Cameroon K000107598 No
Jun 1, 2001 Etuge, M. [4199], Cameroon K000107597 No
Jun 1, 2001 Mackinder, B. [308], Cameroon K000107592 No
Jun 1, 2001 Etuge, M. [4274], Cameroon K000107588 No
Jun 1, 2001 Etuge, M. [2774], Cameroon K000107589 No
Jun 1, 2001 Etuge, M. [1405], Cameroon K000107593 No
May 1, 2001 Cheek, M. [6035], Cameroon K000107595 No
Jan 1, 1997 Ekema, N. [1095], Cameroon K000086594 No
Jan 1, 1995 Akogo, M. [119], Cameroon K000086596 No
Jan 1, 1995 Cable, S. [387], Cameroon K000381309 No
Jan 1, 1995 Cheek, M. [5449], Cameroon K000086599 No
Jan 1, 1995 Lighava, M. [39], Cameroon K000086591 No
Jan 1, 1995 Tchouto (Mbatchou), P. [951], Cameroon K000086589 No
Jan 1, 1995 Watts, J. [871], Cameroon K000086593 No
Jan 1, 1995 Cable, S. [387], Cameroon K000381310 No
Jan 1, 1995 Cable, S. [603], Cameroon K000086598 No
Jan 1, 1995 Watts, J. [725], Cameroon K000086595 No
Jan 1, 1995 Harris, D.J. [3776], Cameroon K000086597 No
Jan 1, 1995 Cheek, M. [5826], Cameroon K000086590 No
Jan 1, 1994 Watts, J. [473], Cameroon K000381311 No
Jan 1, 1994 Watts, J. [473], Cameroon K000381312 No
Jan 1, 1992 Watts, J. [188], Cameroon K000011053 No
Jan 1, 1992 Kwangue, A. [142], Cameroon K000086600 No
Soyaux, H. [241], Gabon K000099665 Unknown type material Yes
Vogel, Dr. [163], Equatorial Guinea Phrynium filipes K000307659 Unknown type material No
Vogel, Dr. [163], Equatorial Guinea Phrynium filipes K000307661 Unknown type material Yes
Vogel, Dr. [163], Equatorial Guinea Phrynium filipes K000307660 No
Brenan, J.P.M. [8502], Nigeria Marantochloa oligantha 100.052 No
Guinea Marantochloa oligantha 10051.000 No

Sources

  • Flora of West Tropical Africa

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

    • 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 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