1. Family: Sapindaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Eriocoelum Hook.f.
      1. Eriocoelum racemosum Baker

        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 lax tree 15–30 ft. high, in forest
    Flowers
    Flowers white in long pendulous racemes
    Fruits
    Ripe fruits yellow.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Cameroon, Congo, Gabon, Ghana, Ivory Coast, Liberia, Sierra Leone

    Eriocoelum racemosum Baker appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Nov 1, 2003 Etuge, M. [4447], Cameroon K000197961
    Mann, G. [807], Sierra Leone K000426383
    Mann, G. [807], Sierra Leone K000426384
    Whyte, A. [s.n.], Liberia K000426381
    Whyte, A. [s.n.], Liberia K000426382

    First published in D.Oliver & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Trop. Afr. 1: 427 (1868)

    Accepted by

    • Meyer, F.K. (2011). Beiträge zur Flora von Albanien Haussknechtia, Beih. 15: 1-220.
    • Onana, J.M. (2011). The vascular plants of Cameroon a taxonomic checklist with IUCN assessments: 1-195. National herbarium of Cameroon, Yaoundé.
    • Govaerts, R. (2001). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS E-F: 1-50919.

    Literature

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    • Radlk. in Engl. Pflanzenr. Sapindac. 1152.
    • F.W.T.A., ed. 1, 1: 502, partly
    • (?) Chev. Bot. 154, partly
    • in F.T.A. 1: 427 (1868)
    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Meyer, F.K. (2011). Beiträge zur Flora von Albanien Haussknechtia, Beih. 15: 1-220.
    • Onana, J.M. (2011). The vascular plants of Cameroon a taxonomic checklist with IUCN assessments: 1-195. National herbarium of Cameroon, Yaoundé.

    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
    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