1. Family: Euphorbiaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Mallotus Lour.
      1. Mallotus subulatus Müll.Arg.

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

    [FWTA]

    Euphorbiaceae, Hutchinson and Dalziel. Flora of West Tropical Africa 1:2. 1958

    Indumentum
    Stellate-pubescent branchlets and racemes
    Flowers
    Flowers cream.
    Habit
    A dioecious forest shrub or small tree, 3–15 ft. high

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Cameroon, Central African Repu, Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Ghana, Gulf of Guinea Is., Ivory Coast, Liberia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, Togo, Zaïre

    Mallotus subulatus Müll.Arg. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 31, 2006 Mann [260] K000252572 lectotype
    Jan 31, 2006 Mann [260] K000252573 isolectotype
    Jan 1, 1993 Wheatley, J.I. [660], Cameroon K000085098
    Jan 1, 1993 Wheatley, J.I. [16], Cameroon K000085104
    Jan 1, 1987 Nemba, J. [42], Cameroon K000180833
    Feb 1, 1979 Lowe J. [3785], Cameroon K000180869
    Feb 1, 1979 Lowe J. [3805], Cameroon K000180870
    Onochie, C.F.A. [31175], Cameroon K000180872
    Maitland, T.D. [368B], Cameroon K000180830
    Maitland, T.D. [368B], Cameroon K000180831
    Binuyo, A. [35522], Cameroon K000180871
    Thomas, D.W. [2534], Cameroon K000180834
    Thomas, D.W. [2535], Cameroon K000180835
    Thomas, D.W. [2534], Cameroon K000180836
    Thomas, D.W. [2332], Cameroon K000180832
    Schlechter, F.R.R. [12402], Cameroon K000180868
    Dunlap [252], Cameroon K000180873

    First published in Linnaea 34: 192 (1865)

    Accepted by

    • Barberá, P., Velayos, M. & Aedo, C. (2013). Annotated checklist and identification keys of the Acalyphoideae (Euphorbiaceae) of Equatorial Guinea (Annobón, Bioko and Río Muni) Phytotaxa 140: 1-25.
    • Sierra, S.E.C., Aparicio, M., Gebraad, M.J.H., Kulju, K.K.M. & van Welzen, P.C. (2007). The morphological range in Mallotus (Euphorbiaceae) and a taxonomic revision of its sections Rottleropsis (including Axenfeldia) in Malesia, Thailand and Africa Blumea 52: 21-113.
    • Sosef, M.S.M. & al. (2006). Check-list des plantes vasculaires du Gabon Scripta Botanica Belgica 35: 1-438.
    • Sita, P. & Moutsambote, J.-M. (2005). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Congo, ed. sept. 2005: 1-158. ORSTOM, Centre de Brazzaville.
    • Harris, D.J. (2002). The vascular plants of the Dzanga-Sangha Reserve, Central African Republic: 1-274. National Botanic Garden (Belgium), Meise.
    • Govaerts, R., Frodin, D.G. & Radcliffe-Smith, A. (2000). World Checklist and Bibliography of Euphorbiaceae (and Pandaceae) 1-4: 1-1622. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Brunel, J.F., Hiepo, P. & Scholz, H. (eds.) (1984). Flore Analytique du Togo Phanérogames: 1-751. GTZ, Eschborn.

    Literature

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    • Chev. Bot. 580.
    • Pax & K. Hoffm. in Engl. Pflanzenr. Euph. 7: 153
    • —F.T.A. 6, 1: 927
    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Sita, P. & Moutsambote, J.-M. (2005). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Congo, ed. sept. 2005: 1-158. ORSTOM, Centre de Brazzaville.
    • Harris, D.J. (2002). The vascular plants of the Dzanga-Sangha Reserve, Central African Republic: 1-274. National Botanic Garden (Belgium), Meise.
    • Brunel, J.F., Hiepo, P. & Scholz, H. (eds.) (1984). Flore Analytique du Togo Phanérogames: 1-751. GTZ, Eschborn.

    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
    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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