1. Family: Lecythidaceae A.Rich.
    1. Genus: Napoleonaea P.Beauv.
      1. Napoleonaea vogelii Hook. & Planch.

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

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Ghana, Guinea, Ivory Coast, Liberia, Sierra Leone

    Napoleonaea vogelii Hook. & Planch. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Dec 1, 2003 Kenfack, D. [300], Cameroon K000198197
    Dec 1, 2003 Kenfack, D. [300], Cameroon K000198205
    Jan 1, 1992 Wheatley, J.I. [94], Cameroon K000437986
    Jan 1, 1992 Watts, J. [221], Cameroon K000437977
    Jan 1, 1992 Jaff, B. [85], Cameroon K000437984
    Jan 1, 1992 Jaff, B. [47], Cameroon K000437987
    Jan 1, 1992 Ndam, N. [474], Cameroon K000437985
    unknown [45], Liberia K000225947 Unknown type material
    Vogel [s.n.] K000225948

    First published in Hooker's Icon. Pl.: t. 799 (1848)

    Accepted by

    • Prance, G.T. & Jongkind, C.C.H. (2015). A revision of African Lecythidaceae Kew Bulletin 70(1; 6): 1-68.
    • Lejoy, J., Ndjele, M.-B. & Geerinck, D. (2010). Catalogue-flore des plantes vasculaires des districts de Kisangani et de la Tshopo (RD Congo) Taxonomania. Revue de Taxonomie et de Nomenclature Botaniques 30: 1-307.
    • 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.
    • Brunel, J.F., Hiepo, P. & Scholz, H. (eds.) (1984). Flore Analytique du Togo Phanérogames: 1-751. GTZ, Eschborn.
    • Liben, L. (1971). Révision du genre africain Napoleonaea P. Beauv. (Lecythidaceae) Bulletin du Jardin Botanique National de Belgique 41: 363-382.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Prance, G.T. & Jongkind, C.C.H. (2015). A revision of African Lecythidaceae Kew Bulletin 70(1; 6): 1-68.

    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