1. Family: Acanthaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Whitfieldia Hook.
      1. Whitfieldia preussii (Lindau) C.B.Clarke

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Cameroon.

    [FWTA]

    Acanthaceae, H. Heine. Flora of West Tropical Africa 2. 1963

    Habit
    A nearly glabrous undershrub
    Flowers
    Yellow flowers scarcely 1 in. long in a terminal raceme.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Cameroon

    Whitfieldia preussii (Lindau) C.B.Clarke appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Oct 1, 2013 Fenton, E. [231], Cameroon K000616978
    Jan 1, 2002 Etuge, M. [4321], Cameroon K000109347
    Jan 1, 1987 Thomas, D.W. [4050], Cameroon K000029100
    Jan 13, 1897 Preuss P. R. [516], Cameroon K000029101 Unknown type material
    Mambo, P. [122], Cameroon K000029099
    Preuss P. R. [516], Cameroon K000029102 Unknown type material

    First published in D.Oliver & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Trop. Afr. 5: 67 (1899)

    Accepted by

    • Hepper, F.N. (ed.) (1963). Flora of West Tropical Africa, ed. 2, 2: 1-544.

    Literature

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    • in F.T.A. 5: 67 (1899).
    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Hepper, F.N. (ed.) (1963). Flora of West Tropical Africa, ed. 2, 2: 1-544.

    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
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