Ekebergia benguelensis Welw. ex C.DC.

First published in A.L.P.P.de Candolle & A.C.P.de Candolle (eds.), Monogr. Phan. 1: 642 (1878)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Tanzania to S. Tropical Africa. It is a tree and grows primarly in the seasonally dry tropical biome(s).

Distribution

Native to:

Angola, Malawi, Mozambique, Tanzania, Zambia, Zaïre, Zimbabwe

Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Exell, A.W., Fernandes, A. & Wild, H. (eds.) (1963). Flora Zambesiaca 2(1): 1-351. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Figueiredo, E. & Smith, G.F. (2008). Plants of Angola. Strelitzia 22: 1-279. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
  • Govaerts, R. (2001). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS E-F: 1-50919.
  • Styles, B.T. & White, F. (1991). Flora of Tropical East Africa, Meliaceae: 1-67.
  • Timberlake, J.R., Bayliss, J., Alves, T., Francisco, J., Harris, T., Nangoma, D. & de Sousa, C. (2009). Biodiversity and Conservation of Mchese Mountain, Malawi. Report produced under the Darwin Initiative Award 15/036: 1-71. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • C. DC. in A. & C. DC., Monogr. Phan. 1: 642 (1878).
  • Excell & Mendonça in Consp. Fl. Angol. 1: 316 (1951).
  • F. White & Styles in Flora Zambesiaca 2: 318 (1963).
  • Staner & Gilbert in Flore du Congo Belge et du Ruanda-Urundi, 7: 209 (1958).

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Tophan, P. [910] K000432074 Unknown type material Yes
Welwistch [1305], Angola K000432076 Unknown type material Yes
Welwistch [1304], Angola K000432077 Unknown type material Yes
Timberlake, J. [6006], Malawi K000614792 No
Dawe, M.T. [162] K001276079 Yes
Timberlake, J. [s.n.], Malawi K000614793 No
Gossweiler, J. [1418], Angola K001276078 Yes
Tophan, P. [910] K000432075 Yes
Gossweiler, J. [1419], Angola K001276080 Yes

Sources

  • Flora Zambesiaca

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

    • Flora of Tropical East 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