1. Family: Malvaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Hibiscus L.
      1. Hibiscus eriospermus Hochst. ex Cufod.

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

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Eritrea, Ethiopia, Sudan

    Hibiscus eriospermus Hochst. ex Cufod. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Mar 12, 1984 Schimper, W. M. [310], Ethiopia K000240714
    unknown [130], Ethiopia K000240715 Unknown type material

    First published in Ann. Naturhist. Mus. Wien 56: 38 (1948)

    Accepted by

    • Edwards, S., Tadesse, M. & Hedberg, I. (eds.) (1995). Flora of Ethiopia and Eritrea 2(2): 1-456. The National Herbarium, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia & The Department of Systematic Botany, Upps.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Darbyshire, I., Kordofani, M., Farag, I., Candiga, R. & Pickering, H. (eds.) (2015). The Plants of Sudan and South Sudan: 1-400. Kew publishing, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Sources

    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