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This species is accepted, and its native range is Tanzania to Zambia.

[FTEA]

Oleaceae, W. B. Turrill. Flora of Tropical East Africa. 1952

Morphology General Habit
A much-branched, usually evergreen, glabrous shrub, sometimes scrambling, 2–6 m. tall.
Morphology Leaves
Leaves imparipinnate, typically with 5 leaflets (in some leaves reduced to 3), spirally arranged; leaflet blades elliptic, oblong-elliptic, or (rarely) lanceolate, the lateral more or less asymmetrical especially at the base, acute to obtuse or even rounded and often apiculate at the apex, the terminal generally the larger, very variable in size even in the same leaf, 1–6.5 cm. long, 0.7–2.8 cm. broad, midrib and lateral veins impressed on the upper and prominent on the lower surface; petiolule to terminal leaflet 0.3–1.1 cm. long, to lateral leaflets 0–0.5 cm. long.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences
Inflorescences terminal to the final branches, up to about 12-flowered.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Corolla
Corollas scented, yellow; tube 1.5–2 cm. long.
Habitat
Upland grasslands; 1440-2430 m.
Distribution
T4 T7 endemic in southern Tanganyika

Native to:

Kenya, Malawi, Tanzania, Zambia, Zaïre

Chrysojasminum goetzeanum (Gilg) Banfi appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Sep 7, 2007 Gereau, R. et al. [3122], Tanzania Jasminum goetzeanum K000449223
Sep 7, 2007 Mwangoka, M.A. [3063], Tanzania Jasminum goetzeanum K000449222

First published in Atti Soc. Ital. Sci. Nat. Mus. Civico Storia Nat. Milano 1(1): 5 (2014)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R., Nic Lughadha, E., Black, N., Turner, R. & Paton, A. (2021). The World Checklist of Vascular Plants, a continuously updated resource for exploring global plant diversity. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41597-021-00997-6 Scientific Data 8: 215.

Flora of Tropical East Africa
Flora of Tropical East Africa
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Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0