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This species is accepted, and its native range is Nigeria to Cameroon.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

[FWTA]

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

Morphology General Habit
Small tree, to 30 ft. high
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers
“flowers bright yellow, sepals bright palish green”
Ecology
In forest.

Native to:

Cameroon, Nigeria

Scaphopetalum parvifolium Baker f. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Coombe, D.E. [188], Nigeria 15389.000
Onochie, C.F.A. [36050], Nigeria 23882.000
Onochie, C. [36311x], Nigeria 705.000
Talbot, P.A. [1264], Nigeria K000241628 Unknown type material

First published in A.B.Rendle & al., Cat. Pl. Oban: 14 (1913)

Accepted by

  • Hutchinson, J., Dalziel, J.M. & Keay, R.W.J. (1954-1958). Flora of West Tropical Africa, ed. 2, 1: 1-828.
  • Onana, J.M. (2011). The vascular plants of Cameroon a taxonomic checklist with IUCN assessments: 1-195. National herbarium of Cameroon, Yaoundé.

Literature

Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • in Cat. Talb. 14 (1913).

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Hutchinson, J., Dalziel, J.M. & Keay, R.W.J. (1954-1958). Flora of West Tropical Africa, ed. 2, 1: 1-828.
  • Onana, J.M. (2011). The vascular plants of Cameroon a taxonomic checklist with IUCN assessments: 1-195. National herbarium of Cameroon, Yaoundé.

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