1. Family: Commelinaceae Mirb.
    1. Genus: Commelina Plum. ex L.
      1. Commelina zenkeri C.B.Clarke

        This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Central Cameroon, W. Uganda.

    [FTEA]

    Commelinaceae, Robert Faden. Flora of Tropical East Africa. 2012

    Distribution
    Flora districts: U2 U4 Range: Cameroon, E Congo–Kinshasa?

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    Distribution

    Doubtfully present in:

    Zaïre

    Native to:

    Cameroon, Uganda

    Commelina zenkeri C.B.Clarke appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Oct 13, 1900 Zenker [432], Cameroon K000345550

    First published in D.Oliver & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Trop. Afr. 8: 59 (1901)

    Accepted by

    • Faden, R. (2012). Commelinaceae Flora of Tropical East Africa: 1-244.
    • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Faden, R. (2012). Commelinaceae Flora of Tropical East Africa: 1-244.

    Sources

    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    Flora of Tropical East 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