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This species is accepted, and its native range is Nigeria to South Sudan.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

[FWTA]

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

Morphology General Habit
Glabrous shrub or small tree 3-10 ft. high
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers
White, greenish or pink flowers in sessile, subumbellate inflorescences
Ecology
In high forest.

Native to:

Cameroon, Central African Repu, Congo, Gabon, Nigeria, Sudan, Zaïre

Tabernaemontana penduliflora K.Schum. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jun 1, 2006 Onana, J.-M. [2867], Cameroon K000339985
Jun 1, 2006 Harvey, Y.B. [163], Cameroon K000339993
Jun 1, 2006 Cheek, M. [11566], Cameroon K000339994
Jun 1, 2006 Cheek, M. [11687], Cameroon K000339991
Jun 1, 2006 Cheek, M. [11493], Cameroon K000339992
Jun 1, 2006 Cheek, M. [11686], Cameroon K000339990
Jan 1, 1988 Thomas, D.W. [3345], Cameroon K000028145
Jan 1, 1985 Zenker [797], Cameroon K000233737 lectotype
Jan 1, 1985 Zenker [797], Cameroon K000233736 isotype
Jan 1, 1985 Zenker [797], Cameroon K000233735 isotype
Jan 1, 1985 Binuyo, A. [35079], Cameroon K000028144
Brenan, J.P.M. [9051], Nigeria 11358.000
Brenan, J.P.M. [8575A], Nigeria 15258.000
Brenan, J.P.M. [8575], Nigeria 2278.000

First published in Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 23: 225 (1896)

Accepted by

  • Darbyshire, I., Kordofani, M., Farag, I., Candiga, R. & Pickering, H. (eds.) (2015). The Plants of Sudan and South Sudan: 1-400. Kew publishing, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Harris, D.J. (2002). The vascular plants of the Dzanga-Sangha Reserve, Central African Republic: 1-274. National Botanic Garden (Belgium), Meise.
  • Lejoy, J., Ndjele, M.-B. & Geerinck, D. (2010). Catalogue-flore des plantes vasculaires des districts de Kisangani et de la Tshopo (RD Congo) Taxonomania. Revue de Taxonomie et de Nomenclature Botaniques 30: 1-307.
  • 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

  • Pichon in Notulae Syst. 13: 252 (1948).
  • in Engl. Bot. Jahrb. 23: 225 (1896)

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Darbyshire, I., Kordofani, M., Farag, I., Candiga, R. & Pickering, H. (eds.) (2015). The Plants of Sudan and South Sudan: 1-400. Kew publishing, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Sosef, M.S.M. & al. (2006). Check-list des plantes vasculaires du Gabon Scripta Botanica Belgica 35: 1-438.

Flora of West Tropical Africa
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Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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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