Satyrium volkensii Schltr.

First published in Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 24: 425 (1897)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Nigeria to Kenya and Zimbabwe. It is a Tuberous geophyte and grows primarly in the Seasonally Dry Tropical biome(s).

Distribution

Native to:

Cameroon, Kenya, Malawi, Nigeria, Sudan, Tanzania, Zambia, Zaïre, Zimbabwe

Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • 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. (2003). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-71827. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • in Engl., Bot. Jahrb. 24: 425 (1897).

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • 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.

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • Piers, Orch. E. Afr.: 47 (1959).
  • Rolfe in Flora of Tropical Africa 7: 267 (1898).
  • Schltr. in A. Engler, Botanische Jahrbücher für Systematik, Pflanzengeschichte und Pflanzengeographie 24: 425 (1897).
  • Schltr. in A. Engler, Botanische Jahrbücher für Systematik, Pflanzengeschichte und Pflanzengeographie 31: 180 (1901), excl. S. chlorocorys.
  • Summerh. in Flora of West Tropical Africa, ed. 2, 3: 201(1968).
  • Summerh. in Kew Bulletin 8: 577 (1954).
  • Tweedie in Journ. E.A. Nat. Hist. Soc. 24: 29 (1964).

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Apr 15, 1964 Lugard, E.J. [595], Kenya K000416108 Unknown type material Yes
Apr 15, 1964 Lugard, E.J. [595], Kenya K000416109 Yes
Apr 1, 1964 Maitland, T.D. [1366], Cameroon K000106552 No
Richards, H.M. [8081a], Zambia 22978.000 No
Richards, H.M. [7960], Zambia 23785.000 No
Bullock, A.A. [2138], Zambia 23786.000 No
Piers, F. [P.58], Kenya 23787.000 No
Robson, N.K.B. [1241], Malawi 24544.000 No
Holmes, W.D. [097], Zambia 24545.000 No
Milne-Redhead, E. [8894], Tanzania 24546.000 No
Milne-Redhead, E. [3525], Zambia 24550.000 No
Ball, J.S. [615], Zimbabwe 24698.000 No
Chase, N.C. [314], Zimbabwe 24705.000 No
Richards, H.M. [4149], Zambia 26777.000 No
Richards, H.M. [4009A], Zambia 26781.000 No
Richards, H.M. [13906], Tanzania 3012.000 No
Williamson, G. [242], Zambia 33799.000 No
Zambia 36492.000 No
Zambia 36507.000 No
Cribb, P. [10440], Tanzania 36770.000 No
Schaijes, M. [2160], Congo, DRC 48948.000 No
Richards, H.M. [14154], Tanzania 5783.000 No
Volkens, G. [270], Tanzania K000416110 Unknown type material Yes
Brunt, M.A. [451], Cameroon K000106554 No
Ujor, E.U. [FHI 30324 b], Cameroon K000106553 No

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
  • 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