Foetidia africana Verdc.

First published in Kew Bull. 40: 635 (1985)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is NE. Tanzania (Uzaramo District). It is a tree and grows primarily in the seasonally dry tropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Tanzania

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Govaerts, R. (2001). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS E-F: 1-50919.
  • Prance, G.T. & Jongkind, C.C.H. (2015). A revision of African Lecythidaceae. Kew Bulletin 70(1; 6): 1-68.
  • Prance, G.T. (2008). A revision of Foetidia (Lecythidaceae subfamily Foetidioideae. Brittonia 60: 336-348.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Mar 23, 1984 Mwasumbi, L.B. [LBM11607], Tanzania K000225939 isotype Yes
Mar 23, 1978 Mwasumbi, L.B. [LBM11607], Tanzania K000225938 holotype Yes

Sources

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

    • Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2023. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 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 2023. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0