1. Family: Lamiaceae Martinov
    1. Genus: Vitex L.
      1. Vitex zenkeri Gürke

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Cameroon to Congo.

    [FWTA]

    Verbenaceae, H. Huber, F. N. Hepper & R. D. Meikle. Flora of West Tropical Africa 2. 1963

    Habit
    Shrub or small tree up to 30 ft. high
    Indumentum
    Glabrous branches and leaves
    Inflorescences
    Long-peduncled cymes of pale pink or white flowers.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Cameroon, Congo, Gabon

    Vitex zenkeri Gürke appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 1998 Watts, J. [1159], Cameroon K000011898
    Jun 1, 2001 Cheek, M. [10377], Cameroon Vitex lehmbachii K000107585
    Jun 1, 2001 Cable, S. [3729], Cameroon Vitex lehmbachii K000107583
    Jun 1, 2001 Etuge, M. [4328], Cameroon Vitex lehmbachii K000107584
    Jan 1, 1976 Letouzey, R. [15013], Cameroon Vitex lehmbachii K000029521
    Jan 1, 1958 Maitland, T.D. [1725], Cameroon Vitex lehmbachii K000029514
    Jan 1, 1958 Maitland, T.D. [1725], Cameroon Vitex lehmbachii K000437883

    First published in Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 33: 293 (1903)

    Accepted by

    • 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.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • (2020). https://www.mapress.com/j/pt/article/view/phytotaxa.434.2.1/38833 epublication.
    • Sita, P. & Moutsambote, J.-M. (2005). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Congo, ed. sept. 2005: 1-158. ORSTOM, Centre de Brazzaville.

    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.

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2020. 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 2020. 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