1. Family: Lecythidaceae A.Rich.
    1. Genus: Napoleonaea P.Beauv.
      1. Napoleonaea imperialis P.Beauv.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Benin to Nigeria.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Benin, Nigeria

    Napoleonaea imperialis P.Beauv. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jul 1, 1975 Letouzey, R. [13981], Cameroon K000027920
    Jan 1, 1953 Brenan, J.P.M. [8646], Nigeria K000442197
    Jan 1, 1953 Brenan, J.P.M. [8646], Nigeria K000442198
    Jan 1, 1953 Thornewill, A.S. [46], Nigeria K000442200
    Jan 1, 1953 Thornewill, A.S. [46], Nigeria K000442199
    Jan 1, 1953 Thornewill, A.S. [46], Nigeria K000442201
    Nigeria K000225863 Unknown type material
    Mann, G. [2272], Nigeria K000225864 Unknown type material
    Mann, G. [2272], Nigeria K000225865 Unknown type material
    K000225862 Unknown type material
    Soyaux, H. [50], Gabon K000225945
    Soyaux, H. [128], Gabon K000225946

    First published in Napoléone: 1 (1804)

    Accepted by

    • Figueiredo, E. & Smith, G.F. (2008). Plants of Angola Strelitzia 22: 1-279. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
    • Sosef, M.S.M. & al. (2006). Check-list des plantes vasculaires du Gabon Scripta Botanica Belgica 35: 1-438.
    • Akoègninou, A., van der Burg, W.J. & van der Maesen, L.J.G. (eds.) (2006). Flore Analytique du Bénin: 1-1034. Backhuys Publishers.
    • 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. ORSTOM, Bangui.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Akoègninou, A., van der Burg, W.J. & van der Maesen, L.J.G. (eds.) (2006). Flore Analytique du Bénin: 1-1034. Backhuys Publishers.
    • Liben, L. (1971). Révision du genre africain Napoleonaea P. Beauv. (Lecythidaceae) Bulletin du Jardin Botanique National de Belgique 41: 363-382.

    Sources

    Art and Illustrations in Digifolia
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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