1. Family: Myricaceae Rich. ex Kunth
    1. Genus: Morella Lour.
      1. Morella arborea (Hutch.) Cheek

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Bioko, Cameroon.

    [FWTA]

    Myricaceae, Hutchinson and Dalziel. Flora of West Tropical Africa 1:2. 1958

    Habit
    A tree reaching 20–30 ft. in height
    Bark
    Rough bark
    Ecology
    Frequent in ravines in the grasslandof Cameroon Mt.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Cameroon, Gulf of Guinea Is.

    Morella arborea (Hutch.) Cheek appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Oct 1, 2008 Cheek, M. [13573], Cameroon K000580140
    Aug 1, 2002 Etuge, M. [4385], Cameroon K000008247
    Jul 1, 2002 Cheek, M. [7253], Cameroon K000027242
    Dec 1, 2000 Cheek, M. [8705], Cameroon K000678129
    Jan 1, 1986 Thomas, D.W. [5885], Cameroon K000181800
    Aug 1, 1975 Letouzey, R. [14391], Cameroon K000181801
    Jan 1, 1954 Mildbraed, G. W. J. [10932], Cameroon K000181802
    Morton, J.K. [851], Cameroon K000181807
    Morton, J.K. [6804], Cameroon K000181808
    Maitland, T.D. [457], Cameroon K000181811
    Sanford, W.W. [5410], Cameroon K000181798
    Thomas, D.W. [3097], Cameroon K000181799
    Brenan, J.P.M. [9381], Cameroon K000181803
    Mann G. [1203], Cameroon K000181812 Unknown type material
    Mann G. [2185], Cameroon K000181813 Unknown type material

    First published in M.R.Cheek & al., Pl. Mount Oku & Ijim Ridge, Cameroon, Conserv. Checklist: 149 (2000)

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Hutchinson, J., Dalziel, J.M. & Keay, R.W.J. (1954-1958). Flora of West Tropical Africa, ed. 2, 1: 1-828.

    Sources

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    Flora of West Tropical Africa
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    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2018. 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 2018. 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