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  1. Family: Melastomataceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Lijndenia Zoll. & Moritzi
      1. Lijndenia barteri (Hook.f.) K.Bremer

        This species is accepted, and its native range is W. & W. Central Tropical Africa.

    [FWTA]

    Melastomataceae, Hutchinson and Dalziel. Flora of West Tropical Africa 1:1. 1954

    Habit
    Shrub
    Ecology
    On sandy ground.
    [FWTA]

    Melastomataceae, Hutchinson and Dalziel. Flora of West Tropical Africa 1:1. 1954

    Habit
    A much-branched evergreen shrub, about 8 ft. or more high
    Flowers
    Flowers small white, very fugacious
    Fruits
    Berries black-purple.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Cameroon, Central African Repu, Congo, Gabon, Gambia, Guinea, Ivory Coast, Liberia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, Zaïre

    Synonyms

    Other Data

    Lijndenia barteri (Hook.f.) K.Bremer appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Barter [20152], Nigeria K000230003
    Dinklage, M. [2032], Liberia K000230004

    Bibliography

    First published in Nordic J. Bot. 2(2): 124 (1982)

    Accepted by

    • Roskov Y. & al. (eds.) (2018). Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands.

    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.
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    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