1. Family: Commelinaceae Mirb.
    1. Genus: Aneilema R.Br.
      1. Aneilema umbrosum (Vahl) Kunth

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Tropical Africa, Tropical America.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Angola, Benin, Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Southeast, Burkina, Cabinda, Cameroon, Central African Repu, Chad, Colombia, Congo, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Equatorial Guinea, French Guiana, Gabon, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Gulf of Guinea Is., Guyana, Ivory Coast, Liberia, Mali, Nigeria, Panamá, Peru, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Sudan, Suriname, Tanzania, Togo, Trinidad-Tobago, Uganda, Venezuela, Zaïre

    Aneilema umbrosum (Vahl) Kunth appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 2011 Cheek, M. [4961], Cameroon K000024460
    Jan 1, 2011 Cheek, M. [4988], Cameroon K000024466
    Jan 1, 2011 Cable, S. [242], Cameroon K000024462
    Jan 1, 2011 Cable, S. [230], Cameroon K000024481
    Jan 1, 2011 Watts, J. [1020], Cameroon K000024461
    Jan 1, 2011 Ndam, N. [661], Cameroon K000024463
    Jan 1, 2011 Akogo, M. [115], Cameroon K000024465
    Jan 1, 2011 Tchouto (Mbatchou), P. [841], Cameroon K000024464
    Jan 1, 1993 Thomas, D.W. [9514], Cameroon K000011085
    Jan 1, 1993 Watts, J. [541], Cameroon K000011074
    Jan 1, 1993 Tchouto (Mbatchou), P. [469], Cameroon K000011084
    Jan 1, 1993 Nkeng, P. [98], Cameroon K000011087
    Gillett, J.B. [15340], Nigeria 25642.000
    Barter, C. [s.n.], Nigeria K000345688 Unknown type material

    First published in Enum. Pl. 4: 71 (1843)

    Accepted by

    • de Moura Júnior, E.G. & al. (2015). Updated checklist of aquatic macrophytes from Northern Brazil Acta Amazonica 45: 111-132.
    • Velayos, M., Aedo, C., Cabezas, F., de la Estrella, M., Barberá, P. & Fero, M. (eds.) (2014). Flora de Guinea Ecuatorial 11: 1-416. Consejo superior de investigaciones científicas, Real jardín botánico, Madrid.
    • Thiombiano, A., Schmidt, M., Dressler, S., Ouédraogo, A., Hahn, K. & Zizka, G. (2012). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Burkina Faso Boissiera 65: 1-391.
    • Lejoy, J., Ndjele, M.-B. & Geerinck, D. (2010). Catalogue-flore des plantes vasculaires des districts de Kisangani et de la Tshopo (RD Congo) Taxonomania. Revue de Taxonomie et de Nomenclature Botaniques 30: 1-307.
    • Cabezas, F.J., de la Estrella, M., Aedo, C. & Velayos, M. (2009). Checklist of Commelinaceae of Equatorial Guinea (Annobón, Bioko and Río Mundi) Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 159: 106-122.
    • Lisowski, S. (2009). Flore (Angiospermes) de la République de Guinée Scripta Botanica Belgica 41: 1-517.
    • Figueiredo, E. & Smith, G.F. (2008). Plants of Angola Strelitzia 22: 1-279. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
    • Sosef, M.S.M. & al. (2006). Check-list des plantes vasculaires du Gabon Scripta Botanica Belgica 35: 1-438.
    • Akoègninou, A., van der Burg, W.J. & van der Maesen, L.J.G. (eds.) (2006). Flore Analytique du Bénin: 1-1034. Backhuys Publishers.
    • Catarino, L., Sampaio Martins, E., Pinto-Basto, M.F. & Diniz, M.A. (2006). Plantas Vasculares e Briófitos da Guiné-Bissau: 1-298. Instituto de investigação científica tropical, Instituto Português de apoio ao desenvolvimento.
    • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 1-529. MIM, Deurne.
    • Boudet, G., Lebrun, J.P. & Demange, R. (1986). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Mali: 1-465. Etudes d'Elevage et de Médecine Vétérinaire des Pays Tropicaux.
    • Brunel, J.F., Hiepo, P. & Scholz, H. (eds.) (1984). Flore Analytique du Togo Phanérogames: 1-751. GTZ, Eschborn.

    Literature

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    • J. K. Morton in J. Linn. Soc. 60: 168 (1967).
    • J. K. Morton in J. Linn. Soc. 59: 459 (1966)
    • Berhaut, Fl. Sén. 210
    • Enum. 4: 71 (1843)
    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Thiombiano, A., Schmidt, M., Dressler, S., Ouédraogo, A., Hahn, K. & Zizka, G. (2012). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Burkina Faso Boissiera 65: 1-391.
    • Faden, R. (2012). Commelinaceae Flora of Tropical East Africa: 1-244.
    • Cabezas, F.J., de la Estrella, M., Aedo, C. & Velayos, M. (2009). Checklist of Commelinaceae of Equatorial Guinea (Annobón, Bioko and Río Mundi) Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 159: 106-122.
    • Lisowski, S. (2009). Flore (Angiospermes) de la République de Guinée Scripta Botanica Belgica 41: 1-517.
    • Catarino, L., Sampaio Martins, E., Pinto-Basto, M.F. & Diniz, M.A. (2006). Plantas Vasculares e Briófitos da Guiné-Bissau: 1-298. Instituto de investigação científica tropical, Instituto Português de apoio ao desenvolvimento.
    • Boudet, G., Lebrun, J.P. & Demange, R. (1986). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Mali: 1-465. Etudes d'Elevage et de Médecine Vétérinaire des Pays Tropicaux.

    Sources

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    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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