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This species is accepted, and its native range is Sierra Leone to SW. Ivory Coast.
Coffea humilis, Rubiaceae

[FWTA]

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

Morphology General Habit
A forest undershrub, to 6 ft. high, rarely more
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Ripe fruits red
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers
Flowers seldom collected.

Native to:

Ivory Coast, Liberia, Sierra Leone

Coffea humilis A.Chev. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Baldwin, J.T. [9327], Liberia K000042924
Baldwin, J.T. [6071], Liberia K000042925
Baldwin, J.T. [10295], Liberia K000042926
Baldwin, J.T. [11314], Liberia K000042927
Harley, W.J. [1523], Liberia K000042928
Adam, J.G. [20380], Liberia K000042929
Linder, D.H. [628], Liberia K000042930
Cooper, G.P. [137], Liberia K000042931
Bamps, P. [2463], Ivory Coast K000042932
Hallé, F. [255], Ivory Coast K000042933
Chevalier, A. [16406], Ivory Coast K000042934 Unknown type material

First published in Compt. Rend. Hebd. Séances Acad. Sci. 145: 349 (1907)

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.

Literature

Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • Chev. Caf. du Globe 2: tt. 55 & 56: 3: 165.
  • in C.R. Acad. Sci. Paris 145: 349 (1907)

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