1. Family: Sapindaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Chytranthus Hook.f.
      1. Chytranthus angustifolius Exell

        This species is accepted, and its native range is W. & W. Central Tropical Africa.

    [FWTA]

    Sapindaceae, Hutchinson and Dalziel. Flora of West Tropical Africa 1:2. 1958

    Habit
    A tree, 10–55 ft. high, almost unbranched
    Inflorescences
    Inflorescences brown, rigid, borne all up the trunk
    Ecology
    In forest.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Cabinda, Cameroon, Congo, Gabon, Ivory Coast, Liberia

    Chytranthus angustifolius Exell appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 1952 Gossweiler, J. [7594] K000426327
    Binuyo, A. [35658], Cameroon K000093248
    Binuyo, A. [35658], Cameroon K000093249
    Brenan, J.P.M. [9487], Cameroon K000093250
    Brenan, J.P.M. [9487], Cameroon K000093251
    Brenan, J.P.M. [9487], Cameroon K000093252
    Brenan, J.P.M. [9487], Cameroon K000093253
    Brenan, J.P.M. [8811], Nigeria Chytranthus bracteosus 16420.000

    First published in J. Bot. 66(Suppl. 1): 86 (1928)

    Accepted by

    • Jongkind, C. (2014). Fauna & Flora of Liberia, flowering plant species list www.liberianfaunaflora.org.
    • Meyer, F.K. (2011). Beiträge zur Flora von Albanien Haussknechtia, Beih. 15: 1-220.
    • Figueiredo, E. & Smith, G.F. (2008). Plants of Angola Strelitzia 22: 1-279. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
    • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Jongkind, C. (2014). Fauna & Flora of Liberia, flowering plant species list www.liberianfaunaflora.org.
    • Meyer, F.K. (2011). Beiträge zur Flora von Albanien Haussknechtia, Beih. 15: 1-220.

    Sources

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0

    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