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

[FWTA]

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

Morphology General Habit
A low glabrous creeping herb with thinly woody stem
Morphology Leaves
Leaves sometimes red-veined
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers
Flowers pale greenish pink
Ecology
In forest vegetation.

Native to:

Benin, Cameroon, Central African Repu, Congo, Gabon, Ghana, Gulf of Guinea Is., Liberia, Nigeria, Zaïre

Urera repens (Wedd.) Rendle appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
May 1, 2001 Cable, S. [2468], Cameroon K000051219
May 1, 2001 Cable, S. [3414], Cameroon K000051225
May 1, 2001 Etuge, M. [2873], Cameroon K000051222
May 1, 2001 Cable, S. [2692], Cameroon K000051220
May 1, 2001 Cable, S. [3413], Cameroon K000051226
May 1, 2001 Cable, S. [3510], Cameroon K000051221
May 1, 2001 Etuge, M. [2451], Cameroon K000051224
May 1, 2001 Etuge, M. [2759], Cameroon K000051223
Jan 1, 1995 Tchouto (Mbatchou), P. [574], Cameroon K000615009
Jan 1, 1995 Cable, S. [285], Cameroon K000011631
Jun 1, 1975 Letouzey, R. [13908], Cameroon K000181302
Onochie [33244], Nigeria 11096.000
Onochie, C.F.A. [FHl .34898], Nigeria 29478.000
Onochie, C.F.A. [FHl. 34323], Nigeria 31108.000
Mann [1424], Bioko K000242897 Unknown type material
Savory, H. J. [317], Cameroon K000181303

First published in D.Oliver & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Trop. Afr. 6(2): 264 (1917)

Accepted by

  • Akoègninou, A., van der Burg, W.J. & van der Maesen, L.J.G. (eds.) (2006). Flore Analytique du Bénin: 1-1034. Backhuys Publishers.
  • 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.
  • 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. (eds.) (2018). Flore du Gabon 51: 1-89. Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris.

Literature

Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • in F.T.A 6, 2: 264 (1917.)

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Akoègninou, A., van der Burg, W.J. & van der Maesen, L.J.G. (eds.) (2006). Flore Analytique du Bénin: 1-1034. Backhuys Publishers.
  • 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.
  • Sita, P. & Moutsambote, J.-M. (2005). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Congo, ed. sept. 2005: 1-158. ORSTOM, Centre de Brazzaville.

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