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This species is accepted, and its native range is W. Tropical Africa.

[FWTA]

Apocynaceae, H. Huber. Flora of West Tropical Africa 2. 1963

Morphology General Habit
Erect, glabrous shrub or small tree 9-30 ft.high
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences
Inflorescence many-flowered, corymbose;
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers
Flowers red outside, yellow in, and a fringe of filiform appendages in the throat.

Native to:

Guinea, Liberia, Sierra Leone

Pleioceras afzelii (K.Schum.) Stapf appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 1982 Whyte, A. [s.n.], Liberia K000233812
Jan 1, 1982 Whyte, A. [s.n.], Liberia K000233811

First published in D.Oliver & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Trop. Afr. 4(1): 166 (1902)

Accepted by

  • 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

  • in F.T.A. 4, 1: 166 (1902).

Flora of West Tropical Africa
Flora of West Tropical 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/
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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