1. Family: Lamiaceae Martinov
    1. Genus: Vitex L.
      1. Vitex congolensis De Wild. & T.Durand

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Ivory Coast to South Sudan and Angola.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Angola, Cameroon, Central African Repu, Congo, Ivory Coast, Sudan, Zaïre

    Vitex congolensis De Wild. & T.Durand appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Leeuwenberg, A.J.M. [8696], Cameroon K000029537
    Leeuwenberg, A.J.M. [8696], Cameroon K000029538
    Leeuwenberg, A.J.M. [9846], Cameroon K000029540
    Thomas, D.W. [1032], Cameroon K000029536
    Thomas, D.W. [1080], Cameroon K000029543
    Letouzey, R. [13906], Cameroon K000029539
    Letouzey, R. [14635], Cameroon K000029541
    Wheatley, J.I. [643], Cameroon K000011972
    Wheatley, J.I. [643], Cameroon K000011973
    Watts, J. [556], Cameroon K000011974
    [Munsa] [3442] K000192757

    First published in Bull. Soc. Roy. Bot. Belgique, Compt. Rend. 38: 134 (1899)

    Accepted by

    • Meerts, P. (2018). Synopsis of the genus Vites (Lamiaceae) in the Democratic Republic of the Congo Plant Ecology and Evolution 151: 380-392.
    • Lejoy, J., Ndjele, M.-B. & Geerinck, D. (2010). Catalogue-flore des plantes vasculaires des districts de Kisangani et de la Tshopo (RD Congo) Taxonomania. Revue de Taxonomie et de Nomenclature Botaniques 30: 1-307.
    • Figueiredo, E. & Smith, G.F. (2008). Plants of Angola Strelitzia 22: 1-279. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
    • Sita, P. & Moutsambote, J.-M. (2005). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Congo, ed. sept. 2005: 1-158. ORSTOM, Centre de Brazzaville.
    • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Harris, D.J. (2002). The vascular plants of the Dzanga-Sangha Reserve, Central African Republic: 1-274. National Botanic Garden (Belgium), Meise.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Meerts, P. (2018). Synopsis of the genus Vites (Lamiaceae) in the Democratic Republic of the Congo Plant Ecology and Evolution 151: 380-392.
    • Sita, P. & Moutsambote, J.-M. (2005). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Congo, ed. sept. 2005: 1-158. ORSTOM, Centre de Brazzaville.
    • Harris, D.J. (2002). The vascular plants of the Dzanga-Sangha Reserve, Central African Republic: 1-274. National Botanic Garden (Belgium), Meise.

    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/
    © 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