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This species is accepted, and its native range is W. Central Tropical Africa.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

[FWTA]

Pentadiplandraceae, Hutchinson and Dalziel. Flora of West Tropical Africa 1:2. 1958

Morphology General Habit
Erect or half scandent
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers
Flowers conspicuous, petals white, spotted red or bluish towards the tips.

Native to:

Cabinda, Cameroon, Central African Repu, Congo, Gabon, Zaïre

Pentadiplandra brazzeana Baill. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Aug 30, 2015 Ngansop, T.E. [Ngansop, T.E 179], Cameroon K001061215
Feb 1, 2009 Tchiengue, B. [1958], Cameroon K000581216
Feb 1, 2009 Tchiengue, B. [1958], Cameroon K000581211
Jan 1, 2006 Nana felicite [30], Cameroon K000338999
Sep 1, 2005 Cheek, M. [11527], Cameroon K000199845
Jan 1, 2004 Etuge, M. [5119], Cameroon K000199846
Jun 1, 2003 Ghogue, J.-P. [25], Cameroon K000008520
Jun 1, 2003 Gosline, G. [161], Cameroon K000008518
Jun 1, 2003 Onana, J.-M. [581], Cameroon K000008519
Feb 1, 2000 Chevalier [11196], Congo K000231011 Unknown type material
Onochie, C.F.A. [31225], Nigeria 15864.000
Zenker [74], Cameroon K000231012
Chevalier [1117], Congo K000231017 Unknown type material

First published in Bull. Mens. Soc. Linn. Paris 1: 611 (1886)

Accepted by

  • Boulvert, Y. (1977). Catalogue de la Flore de Centrafrique 1: 1-114. ORSTROM, Bangui.
  • Figueiredo, E. & Smith, G.F. (2008). Plants of Angola Strelitzia 22: 1-279. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
  • Harris, D.J. (2002). Vasc. Pl. Dzanga-Sangha: 1-274. National Botanic Garden (Belgium), Meise.
  • Hutchinson, J., Dalziel, J.M. & Keay, R.W.J. (1954-1958). Flora of West Tropical Africa, ed. 2, 1: 1-828.
  • Lejoy, J., Ndjele, M.-B. & Geerinck, D. (2010). Catalogue-flore des plantes vasculaires des districts de Kisangani et de la Tshopo (RD Congo) Taxonomania 30: 1-307.
  • Sita, P. & Moutsambote, J.-M. (2005). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Congo, ed. sept. 2005: 1-158. ORSTOM, Centre de Brazzaville.
  • 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

  • Hauman & Wilczek in Fl. Congo Belge 2: 480.
  • Pax & K. Hoffm. in E. & P. Pflanzenfam. 17B: 206, fig. 114 (1936)
  • in Bull. Soc. Linn. Paris 1: 611 (1886)

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Boulvert, Y. (1977). Catalogue de la Flore de Centrafrique 1: 1-114. ORSTROM, Bangui.
  • Figueiredo, E. & Smith, G.F. (2008). Plants of Angola Strelitzia 22: 1-279. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
  • Hutchinson, J., Dalziel, J.M. & Keay, R.W.J. (1954-1958). Flora of West Tropical Africa, ed. 2, 1: 1-828.
  • Lejoy, J., Ndjele, M.-B. & Geerinck, D. (2010). Catalogue-flore des plantes vasculaires des districts de Kisangani et de la Tshopo (RD Congo) Taxonomania 30: 1-307.
  • Sita, P. & Moutsambote, J.-M. (2005). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Congo, ed. sept. 2005: 1-158. ORSTOM, Centre de Brazzaville.
  • Sosef, M.S.M. & al. (2006). Check-list des plantes vasculaires du Gabon Scripta Botanica Belgica 35: 1-438.

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