1. Family: Rhamnaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Gouania Jacq.
      1. Gouania laxiflora Tul.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is SE. Tanzania to Mozambique, Aldabra, Mayotte, W. Madagascar, Rodrigues.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Aldabra, Comoros, Madagascar, Mozambique, Rodrigues, Tanzania

    Gouania laxiflora Tul. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 1976 Kirk, J. [227], Mozambique K000430077 Unknown type material
    Boivin [3366], Comoros K000430075

    First published in Ann. Sci. Nat., Bot., sér. 4, 8: 130 (1857)

    Accepted by

    • Buerki, S., Phillipson, P.B. & Callmander, M.W. (2011). A taxonomic revision of Gouania (Rhamnaceae) in Madagascar and the other islands of the western Indian Ocean (the Comoro and Mascarene islands and Seychelles) Annals from the Missouri Botanical Garden 98: 157-195. MBG press.
    • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS G: 1-40325.

    Not accepted by

    • Johnston, M.C. (1972). Flora of Tropical East Africa, Rhamnaceae: 1-40. [Cited as Gouania scandens.]

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Buerki, S., Phillipson, P.B. & Callmander, M.W. (2011). A taxonomic revision of Gouania (Rhamnaceae) in Madagascar and the other islands of the western Indian Ocean (the Comoro and Mascarene islands and Seychelles) Annals from the Missouri Botanical Garden 98: 157-195. MBG press.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2020. 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 2020. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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