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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.

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.

Flora of West Tropical Africa
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Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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