1. Family: Araliaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Cussonia Thunb.
      1. Cussonia bancoensis Aubrév. & Pellegr.

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

    [FWTA]

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

    Habit
    A forest tree; leaves and flower-spikes clustered at the ends of the branches
    Flowers
    Flowers greenish-white, with an unpleasant smell which attracts flies.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Congo, Ghana, Ivory Coast, Liberia, Nigeria

    Cussonia bancoensis Aubrév. & Pellegr. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Dec 1, 2003 Cheek, M. [7530], Cameroon K000198211
    Dec 1, 2003 Cheek, M. [7530], Cameroon K000198212
    Onochie, C.F.A. [FHI19658], Nigeria K000043526
    Scholes, J. [454], Ghana K000043531
    Gledhill, D. [978], Nigeria K000043527
    Hall, J.B. [GC37185], Ghana K000043528
    Hall, J.B. [2777], Ghana K000043529
    Hall, J.B. [2777], Ghana K000043530
    Taylor, C.J. [5449], Ghana K000043533
    Taylor, C.J. [5449], Ghana K000043532

    First published in Bull. Soc. Bot. France 84: 393 (1937 publ. 1938)

    Accepted by

    • Sita, P. & Moutsambote, J.-M. (2005). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Congo, ed. sept. 2005: 1-158. ORSTOM, Centre de Brazzaville.
    • Frodin, D.G. & Govaerts, R. (2003 publ. 2004). World Checklist and Bibliography of Araliaceae: 1-444. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.

    Literature

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    • in Bull. Soc. Bot. Fr. 84: 393 (1938)
    • Aubrév. Fl. For. C. Iv. 3: 84 t. 273 (1936), French descr. only.
    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • 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
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    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 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