Marantochloa mannii (Benth.) Milne-Redh.

First published in Kew Bull. 4: 195 (1952)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is W. Tropical Africa to Ethiopia and Tanzania. It is a rhizomatous geophyte and grows primarily in the wet tropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Cameroon, Central African Repu, Congo, Ethiopia, Gabon, Ghana, Gulf of Guinea Is., Ivory Coast, Nigeria, Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda, 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.
  • Darbyshire, I., Kordofani, M., Farag, I., Candiga, R. & Pickering, H. (eds.) (2015). The Plants of Sudan and South Sudan: 1-400. Kew publishing, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • 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.
  • 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

  • Koechlin in Fl. Cam. 4: 130, t. 24 (1965).
  • Koechlin in Fl. Gabon 9: 128, t. 25 (1964)
  • in F.T.E.A. Marantac.: 8 (1952)
  • in Kew Bull. 7: 167 (1952)
  • in Kew Bull. 7: 454 (1952)

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • Milne-Redh. in Kew Bulletin 1952: 167 (1952).

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jan 1, 1995 Harris, D.J. [3849], Cameroon K000086632 No
Dec 1, 1992 Cheek, M. [3265], Cameroon K000199883 No
Jan 23, 1952 Mann [1173] K000307658 Unknown type material No
Dawkins, H.C. [698], Uganda 10050.000 No
Darko, K.O. [486], Ghana 11134.000 No
Eggeling, W.J. [5724], Uganda 17357.000 No
Brenan, J.P.M. [8470], Nigeria 18157.000 No
Keay, R.W.J. [37268], Nigeria 23044.000 No
Mann [1173] Phrynium mannii K000307657 Unknown type material No
Hens. [140], Congo Marantochloa hensii K000099659 holotype Yes

Sources

  • Flora of Tropical East Africa

    • Flora of Tropical East Africa
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  • 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