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This species is accepted, and its native range is SW. Ivory Coast.

[CATE]

CATE Araceae, 17 Dec 2011. araceae.e-monocot.org

General Description
Plants are apparently similar to those under T. africana, fully descrobed by the celebrated Brown. differing never the less; spathe convolute, ovoid (not cylindric), 8.5 cm long, 5cm wide, terminating in a 10-12 cm [?] long [?] short beak at the apex. INFLORESCENCE: Spadix 7cm long, cylindric obtuse, ovary finely granulose, white; style almost absent, stigma elliptic yellowish, 1-1.5 mm diam.
Distribution
Ivory Coast: Around Grabo, on the trees in the forest. Very common in the basin of Corally, 28-29 July Checalier 19643

Native to:

Ivory Coast

Rhaphidophora ovoidea A.Chev. appears in other Kew resources:

First published in J. Bot. (Morot) 22: 135 (1909)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. & Frodin, D.G. (2002). World Checklist and Bibliography of Araceae (and Acoraceae): 1-560. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Literature

CATE Araceae

  • F. Renauld 1909. Araceae J. Bot. (Morot). 22: 135pp.

CATE Araceae
Haigh, A., Clark, B., Reynolds, L., Mayo, S.J., Croat, T.B., Lay, L., Boyce, P.C., Mora, M., Bogner, J., Sellaro, M., Wong, S.Y., Kostelac, C., Grayum, M.H., Keating, R.C., Ruckert, G., Naylor, M.F. and Hay, A., CATE Araceae, 17 Dec 2011.
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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