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This species is accepted, and its native range is Cameroon to Congo.

[FWTA]

Verbenaceae, H. Huber, F. N. Hepper & R. D. Meikle. Flora of West Tropical Africa 2. 1963

Morphology General Habit
Shrub or small tree up to 30 ft. high
Morphology General Indumentum
Glabrous branches and leaves
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences
Long-peduncled cymes of pale pink or white flowers.

Native to:

Cameroon, Congo, Gabon

Vitex zenkeri Gürke appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 1998 Watts, J. [1159], Cameroon K000011898
Jun 1, 2001 Cable, S. [3729], Cameroon Vitex lehmbachii K000107583
Jun 1, 2001 Etuge, M. [4328], Cameroon Vitex lehmbachii K000107584
Jun 1, 2001 Cheek, M. [10377], Cameroon Vitex lehmbachii K000107585
Jan 1, 1976 Letouzey, R. [15013], Cameroon Vitex lehmbachii K000029521
Jan 1, 1958 Maitland, T.D. [1725], Cameroon Vitex lehmbachii K000029514
Jan 1, 1958 Maitland, T.D. [1725], Cameroon Vitex lehmbachii K000437883

First published in Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 33: 293 (1903)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Sita, P. & Moutsambote, J.-M. (2005). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Congo, ed. sept. 2005: 1-158. ORSTOM, Centre de Brazzaville.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • (2020). https://www.mapress.com/j/pt/article/view/phytotaxa.434.2.1/38833 epublication.
  • Sita, P. & Moutsambote, J.-M. (2005). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Congo, ed. sept. 2005: 1-158. ORSTOM, Centre de Brazzaville.

Flora of West Tropical Africa
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/
© Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

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