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This species is accepted, and its native range is São Tomé, Príncipe, Annobón, SW. Cameroon.

[FWTA]

Begoniaceae, Hutchinson and Dalziel. Flora of West Tropical Africa 1:1. 1954

Habit
Erect epiphyte
Calyx
Sepals white tinged pink
Ovary
Ovary white with red wings.

Native to:

Cameroon, Gulf of Guinea Is.

Begonia annobonensis A.DC. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Dec 1, 1994 Wheatley, J.I. [657], Cameroon K000011194
Jan 1, 1985 Johnston, H.H. [0 s.n.11], Cameroon K000050479
Jan 1, 1985 Quintas, F. [144] K000242506 isolectotype
Jan 1, 1985 Quintas, F. [143] K000242507
Jan 1, 1985 Curror [9], Annobón K000242508 holotype
Dec 1, 1977 Kwankam, F.G. [FHI 368], Cameroon K000050478

First published in Ann. Sci. Nat., Bot., sér. 4, 11: 127 (1859)

Accepted by

  • Velayos, M., Barberá, P., Cabezas, F.J., de la Estrella, M., Fero, M. & Aedo, C. (2014). Checklist of the vascular plants of Annobón (Equatorial Guinea) Phytotaxa 171: 1-78.
  • Govaerts, R. (1996). World Checklist of Seed Plants 2(1, 2): 1-492. MIM, Deurne.

Literature

Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • Exell Cat. S. Tomé 187.
  • Engl. Pflanzenw. Afr. 3, 2: 618 (1921).
  • —F.T.A. 2: 578

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Velayos, M., Barberá, P., Cabezas, F.J., de la Estrella, M., Fero, M. & Aedo, C. (2014). Checklist of the vascular plants of Annobón (Equatorial Guinea) Phytotaxa 171: 1-78.

Flora of West Tropical Africa
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