Pentas pubiflora S.Moore

First published in J. Linn. Soc., Bot. 38: 254 (1908)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Cameroon to Uganda and Mozambique. It is a subshrub or shrub and grows primarily in the seasonally dry tropical biome.

Distribution

Doubtfully present in:

Nigeria, Tanzania

Native to:

Burundi, Cameroon, Kenya, Mozambique, Uganda, Zaïre

Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

Classification

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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • Verdc. in Bull. Jard. Bot. Brux. 23: 327 (1953)
  • in J. Linn. Soc. 38: 254 (1908)

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Ruhsam, M. (2005). Survey of all the Rubiaceae specimens at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • A.D.Q. Agnew, Upland Kenya Wild Flowers p. 405, fig. (1974).
  • Hepper in Flora of West Tropical Africa, ed. 2, 2: 216 (1963).
  • Robyns, Flore des Spermatophytes du Parc National Albert 2: 331 (1947).
  • S. Moore in Journal of the Linnean Society of London, Botany 38: 254 (1908).
  • Verdc. in Bulletin du Jardin Botanique de l'État a Bruxelles 23: 327, fig. 35/B, C (1953).
  • Verdc. in Kew Bulletin 31: 186 (1976).

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Nov 1, 2008 Cheek, M.; Tah, K.; Nana, V.; Sene, O.; Nchinda, J. [13522] Cameroon K000580417 Yes
May 1, 1999 Zapfack, L. [1161] Cameroon K000338514 Yes
May 1, 1999 Cable, S. [3012] Cameroon K000338513 Yes
May 1, 1999 Zapfack, L. [768] Cameroon K000338512 Yes
May 1, 1999 Munyenyembe, P. [851] Cameroon K000338509 Yes
May 1, 1999 Etuge, M. [3544] Cameroon K000338515 Yes
May 1, 1999 Kamundi, D. [686] Cameroon K000338516 Yes
Jun 1, 1975 Hepper, F.N. [2051] Cameroon K000510352 Yes
Jul 1, 1965 Maitland, T.D. [1653] Cameroon K000510350 Yes
Letouzey, R. [14294] Cameroon K000510351 Yes

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