Sericanthe auriculata (Keay) Robbr.

First published in Bull. Jard. Bot. Natl. Belg. 51: 172 (1981)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is SE. Nigeria to Gabon. It is a shrub or tree and grows primarly in the wet tropical biome(s).

Distribution

Native to:

Cameroon, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Nigeria

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Sonké, B., Taedoumg, H. & Robbrecht, E. (2012). A reconsideration of the Lower Guinean species of Sericanthe (Rubiaceae, Coffeeae), with four new species from Cameroon and Gabon. Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 169: 530-554.
  • Walters, G., Dauby, G., Stévart, T., Dessein, S., Niangadouma, R. & Lachenaud, O. (2011). Novitates Gabonenses 80. Additions and corrections to the flora of Gabon. Edinburgh Journal of Botany 68: 423-442.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Sonké, B., Taedoumg, H. & Robbrecht, E. (2012). A reconsideration of the Lower Guinean species of Sericanthe (Rubiaceae, Coffeeae), with four new species from Cameroon and Gabon. Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 169: 530-554.
  • Walters, G., Dauby, G., Stévart, T., Dessein, S., Niangadouma, R. & Lachenaud, O. (2011). Novitates Gabonenses 80. Additions and corrections to the flora of Gabon. Edinburgh Journal of Botany 68: 423-442.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jul 1, 2009 Sonke, B. [4057], Cameroon K000265424 No
Jul 1, 2009 Sonke, B. [4311], Cameroon K000265426 No
Jul 1, 2009 Sonke, B. [4177], Cameroon K000265427 No
Jul 1, 2009 Sonke, B. [4057], Cameroon K000265425 No
Jul 1, 2009 Sonke, B. [4197], Cameroon K000265428 No
Jan 1, 1996 Watts, J. [842], Cameroon K000540899 No
Jan 1, 1996 Ndam, N. [1150], Cameroon K000540906 No
Jan 1, 1996 Tchouto (Mbatchou), P. [536], Cameroon K000540895 No
Jan 1, 1996 Tchouto (Mbatchou), P. [979], Cameroon K000540902 No
Jan 1, 1996 Ekema, N. [1113], Cameroon K000540905 No
Jan 1, 1996 Ekema, N. [883], Cameroon K000540908 No
Jan 1, 1996 Batoum, A. [4], Cameroon K000540903 No
Jan 1, 1996 Watts, J. [1105], Cameroon K000540900 No
Jan 1, 1996 Tchouto (Mbatchou), P. [979], Cameroon K000540901 No
Jan 1, 1996 Tchouto (Mbatchou), P. [536], Cameroon K000540896 No
Jan 1, 1996 Tchouto (Mbatchou), P. [1189], Cameroon K000540904 No
Jan 1, 1991 Nemba, J. [386], Cameroon K000510450 No
Jan 1, 1987 Thomas, D.W. [4764], Cameroon K000510449 No
Jan 1, 1987 Thomas, D.W. [5591], Cameroon K000510448 No
Rosevear, D.R. [C.34], Nigeria K000346957 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 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © 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/
    • © Copyright 2022 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0