1. Family: Rubiaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Ixora L.
      1. Ixora foliosa Hiern

        This species is accepted, and its native range is E. Nigeria to W. Cameroon.

    [FWTA]

    Rubiaceae, F. N. Hepper & R. W. J. Keay. Flora of West Tropical Africa 2. 1963

    Habit
    A tree to 30 ft. high
    Corolla
    Corolla white, tinged pink
    Fruits
    Fruits black and glossy
    Ecology
    In montane forest and woodland.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Cameroon, Nigeria

    Ixora foliosa Hiern appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Dec 1, 2003 Pollard, B.J. [1040], Cameroon K000746509
    Feb 1, 2002 Cable, S. [2922], Cameroon K000025453
    Feb 1, 2002 Cable, S. [1237], Cameroon K000025455
    Feb 1, 2002 Etuge, M. [1653], Cameroon K000025454
    Feb 1, 2002 Ryan, P. [395], Cameroon K000025456
    Dec 1, 2000 Etuge, M. [3420], Cameroon K000338446
    Dec 1, 2000 Kamundi, D. [666], Cameroon K000338438
    Dec 1, 2000 Kamundi, D. [637], Cameroon K000338447
    Sep 1, 1998 Cheek, M. [8763], Cameroon K000338436
    Sep 1, 1998 Cable, S. [3112], Cameroon K000338439
    Sep 1, 1998 Cable, S. [3118], Cameroon K000338440
    Sep 1, 1998 Etuge, M. [3634], Cameroon K000338435
    Sep 1, 1998 Etuge, M. [2220], Cameroon K000338448
    Sep 1, 1998 Zapfack, L. [788], Cameroon K000338449
    Sep 1, 1998 Zapfack, L. [761], Cameroon K000338450
    Sep 1, 1998 Onana, J.-M. [566 A], Cameroon K000338437
    Mar 1, 1997 Pollard, B.J. [32], Cameroon K000338442
    Mar 1, 1997 Munyenyembe, P. [764], Cameroon K000338441
    Mar 1, 1997 Munyenyembe, P. [885], Cameroon K000338445
    Feb 1, 1997 Cheek, M. [8598], Cameroon K000338443
    Feb 1, 1997 Buzgo, M. [649], Cameroon K000338444
    Jun 1, 1995 Mann, G. [2154], Cameroon K000411820
    Jan 1, 1995 Wheatley, J.I. [575], Cameroon K000086295
    Brenan, J.P.M. [9562], Cameroon 883.000

    First published in D.Oliver & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Trop. Afr. 3: 166 (1877)

    Accepted by

    • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Literature

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    • in F.T.A. 3: 166 (1877).

    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
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    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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