1. Family: Lecythidaceae A.Rich.
    1. Genus: Rhaptopetalum Oliv.
      1. Rhaptopetalum pachyphyllum Engl.

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

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Cameroon, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon

    Rhaptopetalum pachyphyllum Engl. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Oct 1, 1977 Tessman, G. [720], Equatorial Guinea K000425971 syntype
    Jan 1, 1977 Binuyo, A. [35577], Cameroon K000094501
    Jan 1, 1977 Binuyo, A. [35094], Cameroon K000094502
    Jan 1, 1977 Binuyo, A. [35094], Cameroon K000094503

    First published in H.G.A.Engler & O.Drude, Veg. Erde 9(III 2): 475 (1921)

    Accepted by

    • Prance, G.T. & Jongkind, C.C.H. (2015). A revision of African Lecythidaceae Kew Bulletin 70(1; 6): 1-68.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Prance, G.T. & Jongkind, C.C.H. (2015). A revision of African Lecythidaceae Kew Bulletin 70(1; 6): 1-68.

    Sources

    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/
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    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