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

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 K000442199
Jan 1, 1953 Thornewill, A.S. [46], Nigeria K000442201
Jan 1, 1953 Thornewill, A.S. [46], Nigeria K000442200
K000225862 Unknown type material
Nigeria K000225863 Unknown type material
Mann, G. [2272], Nigeria K000225864 Unknown type material
Mann, G. [2272], Nigeria K000225865 Unknown type material
Soyaux, H. [50], Gabon K000225945
Soyaux, H. [128], Gabon K000225946

First published in Napoléone: 1 (1804)

Accepted by

  • Akoègninou, A., van der Burg, W.J. & van der Maesen, L.J.G. (eds.) (2006). Flore Analytique du Bénin: 1-1034. Backhuys Publishers.
  • Boulvert, Y. (1977). Catalogue de la Flore de Centrafrique 1: 1-114. ORSTOM, Bangui.
  • Figueiredo, E. & Smith, G.F. (2008). Plants of Angola Strelitzia 22: 1-279. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
  • Sita, P. & Moutsambote, J.-M. (2005). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Congo, ed. sept. 2005: 1-158. ORSTOM, Centre de Brazzaville.
  • Sosef, M.S.M. & al. (2006). Check-list des plantes vasculaires du Gabon Scripta Botanica Belgica 35: 1-438.

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.

Art and Illustrations in Digifolia
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Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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