Oubanguia africana Baill.

First published in Bull. Mens. Soc. Linn. Paris 2: 869 (1890)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is SE. Nigeria to W. Central Tropical Africa. It is a tree and grows primarily in the wet tropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Cameroon, Central African Republic, Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Nigeria, Zaïre

Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

Classification

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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Boulvert, Y. (1977). Catalogue de la Flore de Centrafrique 1: 1-114. ORSTOM, Bangui.
  • Prance, G.T. & Jongkind, C.C.H. (2015). A revision of African Lecythidaceae. Kew Bulletin 70(1; 6): 1-68.
  • Robyns, W. & al. (eds.) (1948-1963). Flore du Congo Belge et du Ruanda-Urundi 1-10.
  • Sita, P. & Moutsambote, J.-M. (2005). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Congo, ed. sept. 2005: 1-158. ORSTOM, Centre de Brazzaville.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Boulvert, Y. (1977). Catalogue de la Flore de Centrafrique 1: 1-114. ORSTOM, Bangui.
  • Prance, G.T. & Jongkind, C.C.H. (2015). A revision of African Lecythidaceae. Kew Bulletin 70(1; 6): 1-68.
  • Sita, P. & Moutsambote, J.-M. (2005). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Congo, ed. sept. 2005: 1-158. ORSTOM, Centre de Brazzaville.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Oct 1, 2003 Etuge, M. [4302] Cameroon K000197632 No
Jan 1, 1996 Tchouto (Mbatchou), P. [171] Cameroon K000086745 No
Jan 1, 1994 Watts, J. [944] Cameroon K000086744 No
Jan 1, 1994 Tchouto (Mbatchou), P. [917] Cameroon K000086746 No
Jan 1, 1994 Thomas, D.W. [0s.n.20] Cameroon K000518551 No
Jan 1, 1992 Wheatley, J.I. [200] Cameroon K000086747 No
Jan 1, 1992 Sunderland, T.C.H. [1240] Cameroon K000086748 No
de NERE [1.041] Congo, Republic of the K001553613 Yes
Sita, P. [1724] Congo, Republic of the K001553615 Yes
Thomas, D.W. [638] Cameroon K000094510 No
Thomas, D.W. [638] Cameroon K:SPC-41222.000 No
Laurent, M. [1126] K000425953 Unknown Type Material Yes
Laurent, M. [1126] K000425954 Unknown Type Material Yes
Bouquet, A. [1.705] Congo, Republic of the Oubanguia duchesnei K001553624 Yes
Thollon [32] Gabon Oubanguia thollonii K000425949 Type Yes
Thollon [32] Gabon Oubanguia thollonii K000425950 Type Yes

Sources

  • Angiosperm Extinction Risk Predictions v1

    • Angiosperm Threat Predictions
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0
  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

    • 'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.
    • Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0