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This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Ghana to W. Central Tropical Africa.

Native to:

Cameroon, Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Ghana, Nigeria, Zaïre

Begonia hirsutula Hook.f. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Nov 1, 1991 Johnston, H.H. [0 s.n.10], Cameroon K000050454
Sep 1, 1989 Thomas, D.W. [2715], Cameroon K000050455
Sep 1, 1989 Zenker, G.A. [1649] K000272556 holotype

First published in D.Oliver & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Trop. Afr. 2: 575 (1871)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (1996). World Checklist of Seed Plants 2(1, 2): 1-492. MIM, Deurne.

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