1. Family: Ebenaceae Gürke
    1. Genus: Diospyros L.
      1. Diospyros alboflavescens (Gürke) F.White

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Cameroon to Central African Republic.

    [FWTA]

    Ebenaceae, F. White. Flora of West Tropical Africa 2. 1963

    Habit
    Small or medium-sized forest tree up to 60 ft. high, sometimes multiple-stemmed
    Bole
    Bole fluted
    Bark
    Bark black, smooth
    Slash
    Slash black outside, reddish-brown inside, crumbling
    Flowers
    Flowers fragrant, corolla cream
    Fruits
    Fruit orange, borne on branches and main stem.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Cameroon, Central African Repu

    Diospyros alboflavescens (Gürke) F.White appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 1970 Zenker, G.A. [2273], Cameroon K000350718 isolectotype
    Jan 1, 1970 Zenker, G.A. [3464], Cameroon K000350719 syntype
    Brenan, J.P.M. [8750], Nigeria 11775.000

    First published in Bull. Jard. Bot. État Bruxelles 26: 241 (1956)

    Accepted by

    • Govaerts, R. (2000). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS D: 1-30141.
    • Boulvert, Y. (1977). Catalogue de la Flore de Centrafrique 1: 1-114. ORSTOM, Bangui.

    Literature

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    • in Bull. Jard. Bot. Brux. 26: 241 (1956).
    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Boulvert, Y. (1977). Catalogue de la Flore de Centrafrique 1: 1-114. ORSTOM, Bangui.

    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
    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 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0