1. Family: Ebenaceae Gürke
    1. Genus: Diospyros L.
      1. Diospyros cooperi (Hutch. & Dalziel) F.White

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

    [FWTA]

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

    Habit
    Small forest tree 18-40 ft. high
    Bark
    Bark greenish-brown, smooth
    Flowers
    Flowers borne in clusters on stem, mustard-yellow
    Fruits
    Fruit yellow.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Ivory Coast, Liberia, Sierra Leone

    Diospyros cooperi (Hutch. & Dalziel) F.White appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 1962 Aubréville [186], Ivory Coast K000042029
    Cooper, G.P. [92], Liberia Maba cooperi K000042049 isotype
    Cooper, G.P. [92], Liberia Maba cooperi K000042048 holotype

    First published in Bull. Jard. Bot. État Bruxelles 26: 243 (1956)

    Accepted by

    • Govaerts, R. (2000). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS D: 1-30141.

    Literature

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    • in Bull. Jard. Bot. Brux. 26: 243 (1956).

    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/
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    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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