1. Family: Asparagaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Dracaena Vand. ex L.
      1. Dracaena sanderiana Mast.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is W. Central Tropical Africa to NE. Angola.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Angola, Cameroon, Central African Repu, Congo, Gabon, Zaïre

    Introduced into:

    Trinidad-Tobago

    Dracaena sanderiana Mast. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    s.coll. [s.n.] K000523769
    Evrard [2764], Congo, DRC Dracaena vanderystii K000522634
    Feb 1, 1979 Hepper, F.N. [4164], Central African Republic Dracaena poggei K000522519
    Feb 1, 1979 Breteler, F.J. [2004], Cameroon Dracaena poggei K000522521
    Feb 1, 1979 Lowe, J. [3199], Cameroon Dracaena poggei K000522520
    Gossweiler, J. [s.n.], Angola Dracaena poggei K000523221
    Germain, R. [98], Congo, DRC Dracaena poggei K000522525
    Pogge, P. [1456], Zaire Dracaena poggei K000255921 Unknown type material
    Louis [1131], Congo, DRC Dracaena poggei K000522524
    Louis [7194], Congo, DRC Dracaena poggei K000522526
    s.coll. [s.n.] Dracaena poggei K000523743
    Woolhouse, H.W. [s.n.], Congo, DRC Dracaena poggei K000522522
    Woolhouse, H.W. [s.n.], Congo, DRC Dracaena poggei K000522523

    First published in Gard. Chron., ser. 3, 11: 731 (1892)

    Accepted by

    • Baksh-Comeau, Y., Maharaj, S.S., Adams, C.D., Harris, S.A., Filer, D.L. & Hawthorne, W.D. (2016). An annotated checklist of the vascular plants of Trinidad and Tobago with analysis of vegetation types and botanical 'hotspots' Phytotaxa 250: 1-431.
    • Mostaph, M.K. & Uddin, S.B. (2013). Dictionary of plant names of Bangladesh, Vasc. Pl.: 1-434. Janokalyan Prokashani, Chittagong, Bangladesh.

    Not accepted by

    • Govaerts, R. (2000). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS D: 1-30141. [Cited as Dracaena braunii.]

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Damen, T.H.J. & al. (2018). Taxonomic novelties in African Dracaena (Dracaenaceae) Blumea 63: 31-53.
    • Baksh-Comeau, Y., Maharaj, S.S., Adams, C.D., Harris, S.A., Filer, D.L. & Hawthorne, W.D. (2016). An annotated checklist of the vascular plants of Trinidad and Tobago with analysis of vegetation types and botanical 'hotspots' Phytotaxa 250: 1-431.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
    'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

    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