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  1. Family: Rubiaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Spermacoce L.
      1. Spermacoce sphaerostigma (A.Rich.) Oliv.

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

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Burundi, Cameroon, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, Malawi, Mozambique, Nigeria, Rwanda, Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda, Yemen, Zambia, Zaïre

    Synonyms

    Other Data

    Spermacoce sphaerostigma (A.Rich.) Oliv. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Dec 1, 1998 Pollard, B.J. [47], Cameroon K000338738
    Dec 1, 1998 Zapfack, L. [1216], Cameroon K000338739
    Dec 1, 1998 Munyenyembe, P. [902], Cameroon K000338740
    Ethiopia K000422867
    Ash [1116], Ethiopia 35507.000
    Schimper [100], Ethiopia K000422866
    Kotschy [378], Ethiopia K000422868
    Kotschy [92], Ethiopia K000422869
    Ash [1763], Ethiopia Arbulocarpus sphaerostigma 35587.000

    Bibliography

    First published in Trans. Linn. Soc. London 29: 88 (1873)

    Accepted by

    • Darbyshire, I., Kordofani, M., Farag, I., Candiga, R. & Pickering, H. (eds.) (2015). The Plants of Sudan and South Sudan: 1-400. Kew publishing, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    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/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0