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This species is accepted, and its native range is Nigeria to NE. Angola.

[FWTA]

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

Morphology General Habit
Climber with tendrils, quite glabrous on branches and leaves also when young, up to 150 ft. long
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers
Flowers white or sometimes tinged with purple, in cymes arranged in mostly lax, terminal, elongated panicles.

Native to:

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

Vahadenia laurentii (De Wild.) Stapf appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Dec 10, 2004 Harris, D.J. [1021], Central African Republic 73286.000
Jan 1, 1992 Binuyo, A. [35618], Cameroon K000028059
Jan 1, 1992 Binuyo, A. [35618], Cameroon K000028058
Harris, D.J. [1552], Cameroon 63735.000

First published in D.Oliver & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Trop. Afr. 4(1): 30 (1902)

Accepted by

  • Figueiredo, E. & Smith, G.F. (2008). Plants of Angola Strelitzia 22: 1-279. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
  • 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 Mém. I.F.A.N. 35: 266, t. 16, 1-2.
  • in F.T.A. 4, 1: 29 (1902)

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • 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

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