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This species is accepted, and its native range is W. Central Tropical Africa.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

[FWTA]

Rubiaceae, F. N. Hepper & R. W. J. Keay. Flora of West Tropical Africa 2. 1963

Morphology General Habit
A forest shrub to 6 ft. high
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers
Flowers white.

Native to:

Cameroon, Congo, Gabon, Zaïre

Coffea brevipes Hiern appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 2009 Faucher, P. [5], Cameroon K000466094
Jan 1, 2009 Tchouto (Mbatchou), P. [399], Cameroon K000466093
Jan 1, 2004 Onana, J.-M. [964], Cameroon K000198542
Jan 1, 2004 Etuge, M. [2791], Cameroon K000051252
Jan 1, 2004 Cable, S. [3264], Cameroon K000198541
Dec 1, 2003 Kwangue, A. [41], Cameroon K000510134
Jan 1, 2003 Etuge, M. [1168], Cameroon K000510133
Jan 1, 2003 Etuge, M. [1168], Cameroon K000510132
May 1, 2001 Zapfack, L. [596], Cameroon K000051255
May 1, 2001 Cable, S. [3207], Cameroon K000051257
May 1, 2001 Cable, S. [3496], Cameroon K000051256
May 1, 2001 Zapfack, L. [666], Cameroon K000051254
May 1, 2001 Etuge, M. [2054], Cameroon K000051258
May 1, 2001 Onana, J.-M. [971], Cameroon K000051253
Jan 1, 1998 Lane, P. [518], Cameroon K000198539
Jan 1, 1998 Thomas, D.W. [5119], Cameroon K000510135
Jan 1, 1997 Lane, P. [523], Cameroon K000198538
Jan 1, 1997 Lane, P. [523], Cameroon K000198537
Jan 1, 1997 Tekwe, C. [67], Cameroon K000510138
Jan 1, 1997 Lane, P. [494], Cameroon K000198540
Jan 1, 1997 Cable, S. [494], Cameroon K000510136
Jan 1, 1997 Keay, R.W.J. [37393], Cameroon K000510141
Jan 1, 1996 Mann [2158], Cameroon K000430922 Unknown type material
Jan 1, 1996 Mann [2158], Cameroon K000430923 Unknown type material
Jan 1, 1996 Keay, R.W.J. [37394], Cameroon K000510140
Jan 1, 1987 Thomas, D.W. [5204 a], Cameroon K000198536
Keay, R.W.J. [37420], Cameroon 6276.000
Davis, A.P. [3013], Cameroon 70358.000
Maurin, O. [68], Cameroon 70449.000
Maurin, O. [57], Cameroon 70365.000
Maurin, O. [67], Cameroon 70370.000
Maurin, O. [58], Cameroon 70363.000
Maurin, O. [66], Cameroon 70376.000
Staudt [548], Cameroon K000430921 Unknown type material
Cable, S. [487], Cameroon K000510137
Cable, S. [447], Cameroon K000510139
Maurin, O. [56], Cameroon 70375.000
Keay, R.W.J. [37420], Cameroon K000510142

First published in Trans. Linn. Soc. London, Bot. 1: 172 (1876)

Accepted by

  • Davis, A.P., Govaerts, R., Bridson, D.M. & Stoffelen, P. (2006). An annotated taxonomic conspectus of the genus Coffea (Rubiaceae) Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 152: 465-512.
  • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.
  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • 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.

Literature

Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • Chev. Caf. du Globe 2: t. 53: 3: 166.
  • F.T.A. 3: 182
  • Lebrun Inst. Roy Colon. Belge, sect. sci. Nat. et Méd., Mém. 11, 3: 147
  • in Trans. Linn. Soc., ser. 2, 1: 172 (1876)

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • 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.

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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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