Clerodendrum splendens G.Don

First published in Edinburgh Philos. J. 11: 349 (1824)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is W. Tropical Africa to Angola. It is a Climber and grows primarly in the Wet Tropical biome(s).

Distribution

Native to:

Angola, Benin, Burundi, Cabinda, Cameroon, Central African Repu, Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Ivory Coast, Liberia, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Zaïre

Introduced into:

Bahamas, Bangladesh, Cuba, El Salvador

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies. Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
  • Akoègninou, A., van der Burg, W.J. & van der Maesen, L.J.G. (eds.) (2006). Flore Analytique du Bénin: 1-1034. Backhuys Publishers.
  • Davidse, G. & al. (eds.) (2012). Flora Mesoamericana 4(2): 1-533. Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, México, D.F.
  • Fernandes, R. & Diniz, M.A. (2005). Avicenniaceae, Nesogenaceae, Verbenaceae and Lamiaceae (subfams, Viticoideae and Ajugoideae). Flora Zambesiaca 8(7): 1-161. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Fernandes, R.B. (2006). Contribução para o conhecimento das Avicenniaceae e Verbenaceae da Flora de Angola. Garcia de Orta, Série de Botânica 17(2): 5-68.
  • Figueiredo, E. & Smith, G.F. (2008). Plants of Angola. Strelitzia 22: 1-279. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
  • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.
  • 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.
  • 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.

Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • Berhaut Fl. Sén. 97.
  • Chev. Bot. 509
  • F.T.A. 5: 300
  • Thomas in Engl. Bot. Jahrb. 68: 91 (1936)
  • in Edinb. Phil. Journ. 11: 349 (1824)

Flora Zambesiaca

  • Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 68 : 56 (1936).
  • F.T.A. 5 : 300 & 517 (1900).
  • F.T.E.A., Verbenaceae: 87 (1992).
  • F.W.T.A., ed. 2, 2 : 444 (1963).
  • Hutchinson & Dalziel, F.W.T.A. 2 : 275 (1931).
  • J. Bot. 68 , Suppl. 2 (Gamopet.): 141 (1930).
  • Rev. Fl. Ceylon 4 : 435 (1983).

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies. Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
  • Akoègninou, A., van der Burg, W.J. & van der Maesen, L.J.G. (eds.) (2006). Flore Analytique du Bénin: 1-1034. Backhuys Publishers.
  • Davidse, G. & al. (eds.) (2012). Flora Mesoamericana 4(2): 1-533. Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, México, D.F.
  • Fernandes, R.B. (2006). Contribução para o conhecimento das Avicenniaceae e Verbenaceae da Flora de Angola. Garcia de Orta, Série de Botânica 17(2): 5-68.
  • 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?
May 1, 2005 Cheek, M. [11485], Cameroon K000338345 No
Aug 1, 2001 Etuge, M. [4144], Cameroon K000108845 No
Aug 1, 2001 Onana, J.-M. [533], Cameroon K000108848 No
Aug 1, 2001 Gosline, G. [113], Cameroon K000108847 No
Brenan, J.P.M. [8758], Nigeria 11712.000 No
Cameroon 16935.000 No
17178.000 No
Cable, S. [462], Cameroon 61625.000 No
unknown [s.n.], Sierra Leone K000192834 Yes
Dunlap [261], Cameroon K000029649 No
Hutchinson, J. [143], Cameroon K000029651 No
Leach, L.C. [13928], Angola K001008476 Yes
Marques, S.A. [5], Angola K001008482 Yes
Welwitsch, F.M.J. [5664], Angola K001008483 Yes
Gossweiler, J. [1060], Angola K001008477 Yes
Welwitsch [5646], Angola K001008479 Yes
Welwitsch [5740], Angola K001008484 Yes
Migeod, F. [504], Cameroon K000029652 No
Rudatis, H. [4], Cameroon K000029648 No
Dundas J. [13986], Cameroon K000029655 No
Olorunfemi, J. [30516], Cameroon K000029653 No
Dawe, M.T. [150], Angola K001008481 Yes
Mann, G. [732], Cameroon K000029650 No
Faulkner, H.G. [15], Angola K001008480 Yes
Welwitsch [5740], Angola K001008485 Yes
Olorunfemi, J. [30516], Cameroon K000029654 No
Pearson, H.H.W. [2318], Angola K001008478 Yes
Binuyo, A. [35159], Cameroon K000029656 No

Sources

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    • © Copyright 2022 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 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
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