1. Family: Clusiaceae Lindl.
    1. Genus: Garcinia L.
      1. Garcinia quadrifaria (Oliv.) Baill. ex Pierre

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

    [FWTA]

    Guttiferae, Hutchinson and Dalziel. Flora of West Tropical Africa 1:1. 1954

    Habit
    Forest tree, to 50 ft. high
    Flowers
    Flowers white
    Fruits
    Fruit orange.
    [FWTA]

    Guttiferae, Hutchinson and Dalziel. Flora of West Tropical Africa 1:1. 1954

    Habit
    Small tree
    Fruits
    Fruit green, finely granular-verrucose.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Cameroon, Central African Repu, Congo, Gabon, Ghana, Guinea, Ivory Coast, Liberia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone

    Garcinia quadrifaria (Oliv.) Baill. ex Pierre appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Mann, G. [929] K000240122
    Oct 1, 2003 Burgt, X.M. van der [633], Cameroon Garcinia gnetoides K000023277
    Jan 1, 1987 Thomas, D.W. [4874], Cameroon Garcinia gnetoides K000044733
    Dec 1, 1974 Letouzey, R. [13420], Cameroon Garcinia gnetoides K000105239
    Onochie, C.F.A. [FHI40401], Nigeria Garcinia gnetoides K000044728
    Vigne, C. [977], Ghana Garcinia gnetoides K000044720
    Vigne, C. [977], Ghana Garcinia gnetoides K000044719
    Jones, A.P.D. [FHI17218], Nigeria Garcinia gnetoides K000044726
    Jones, A.P.D. [FHI17218], Nigeria Garcinia gnetoides K000044727
    Baldwin, J.T. [9605], Liberia Garcinia gnetoides K000044729
    Baldwin, J.T. [9581], Liberia Garcinia gnetoides K000044731
    Thomas, D.W. [1175], Cameroon Garcinia gnetoides K000044734
    Linder, D.H. [1481], Liberia Garcinia gnetoides K000044730
    Adam, J.G. [21091], Liberia Garcinia gnetoides K000044732
    Talbot, P. [229], Nigeria Garcinia gnetoides K000044722
    Irvine, F.R. [2380], Ghana Garcinia gnetoides K000044717
    Chipp, T.F. [14], Ghana Garcinia gnetoides K000044716
    Chipp, T.F. [14], Ghana Garcinia gnetoides K000044718
    Cudjoe, A. [4827], Ghana Garcinia gnetoides K000044721
    Catterall, R. [11], Nigeria Garcinia gnetoides K000044725
    Tamajong, S. [FHI16920], Nigeria Garcinia gnetoides K000044724
    Tamajong, S. [FHI16920], Nigeria Garcinia gnetoides K000044723

    First published in Fl. Forest. Cochinch. 5: 4 (1883)

    Accepted by

    • Sosef, M.S.M. & Dauby, G. (2012). Contribution to the taxonomy of Garcinia (Clusiaceae) in Africa, including two new species from Gabon and a key to the Lower Guinean species PhytoKeys 17: 41-62.
    • 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.
    • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS G: 1-40325.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Onana, J.M. (2011). The vascular plants of Cameroon a taxonomic checklist with IUCN assessments: 1-195. National herbarium of Cameroon, Yaoundé.
    • Lisowski, S. (2009). Flore (Angiospermes) de la République de Guinée Scripta Botanica Belgica 41: 1-517.
    • Sita, P. & Moutsambote, J.-M. (2005). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Congo, ed. sept. 2005: 1-158. ORSTOM, Centre de Brazzaville.
    • Boulvert, Y. (1977). Catalogue de la Flore de Centrafrique 1: 1-114. ORSTROM, 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