1. Family: Colchicaceae DC.
    1. Genus: Gloriosa L.
      1. Gloriosa revoilii (Franch.) J.C.Manning & Vinn.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is NE. Tropical Africa, S. Yemen.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Djibouti, Ethiopia, Somalia, Yemen

    Gloriosa revoilii (Franch.) J.C.Manning & Vinn. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 1994 Bent, J.T. [280], Saudi Arabia Littonia minor K000464315 holotype
    Jan 1, 1994 Deflers, M. [541] Littonia minor K000464313 isosyntype
    Jan 1, 1994 Deflers, M. [517] Littonia minor K000464314 isosyntype

    First published in Taxon 56: 178 (2007)

    Accepted by

    • Maroyi, A. (2012). The genus Gloriosa (Colchicaceae) - ethnobotany, phylogeny and taxonomy: 1-194. Thesis, Wageningen University, Wageningen, The Netherlands.
    • Govaerts, R.H.A. (2011). World checklist of selected plant families published update Facilitated by the Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Edwards, S., Demissew, S. & Hedberg, I. (eds.) (1997). Flora of Ethiopia and Eritrea 6: 1-586. The National Herbarium, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia & The Department of Systematic Botany, Upps.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2018. 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 2018. 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