1. Family: Boraginaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Cordia L.
      1. Cordia vignei Hutch. & Dalziel

        This species is accepted, and its native range is W. Tropical Africa to Cameroon.

    [FWTA]

    Boraginaceae, H. Heine. Flora of West Tropical Africa 2. 1963

    Habit
    A shrub
    Leaves
    Rather long acutely-pointed leaves
    Indumentum
    Densely pale brown pubescent on the young parts
    Flowers
    Flowers 1/2-2/3 in. long.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Benin, Cameroon, Ghana, Ivory Coast, Liberia, Sierra Leone

    Cordia vignei Hutch. & Dalziel appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Vigne, C. [1744], Ghana K000040146
    Vigne, C. [1098], Ghana K000040148
    Deighton, F.C. [5576], Sierra Leone 55637.000
    Deighton, F.C. [3526], Sierra Leone K000040141
    Deighton, F.C. [2212], Sierra Leone K000040142
    Deighton, F.C. [3927], Sierra Leone K000040143
    Deighton, F.C. [5576], Sierra Leone K000040144
    Deighton, F.C. [4619], Sierra Leone K000040145
    Hall, J.B. [1845], Ghana K000040147

    First published in Fl. W. Trop. Afr. 2: 196 (1931)

    Accepted by

    • Jongkind, C. (2014). Fauna & Flora of Liberia, flowering plant species list www.liberianfaunaflora.org.
    • Onana, J.M. (2011). The vascular plants of Cameroon a taxonomic checklist with IUCN assessments: 1-195. National herbarium of Cameroon, Yaoundé.
    • Akoègninou, A., van der Burg, W.J. & van der Maesen, L.J.G. (eds.) (2006). Flore Analytique du Bénin: 1-1034. Backhuys Publishers.
    • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.

    Literature

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    • Aubrév. Fl. For. C. Iv., ed. 2, 3: 220, t. 333, 6-9.
    • F.W.T.A., ed. 1, 2: 196 (1931)
    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Jongkind, C. (2014). Fauna & Flora of Liberia, flowering plant species list www.liberianfaunaflora.org.
    • Onana, J.M. (2011). The vascular plants of Cameroon a taxonomic checklist with IUCN assessments: 1-195. National herbarium of Cameroon, Yaoundé.
    • Akoègninou, A., van der Burg, W.J. & van der Maesen, L.J.G. (eds.) (2006). Flore Analytique du Bénin: 1-1034. Backhuys Publishers.

    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 2019. 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
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