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

[FWTA]

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

Morphology General Habit
Sub-epiphyte creeping over logs, etc. in forest, often rooting at the nodes
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers
Flowers pink
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Fruit red.

Native to:

Cabinda, Cameroon, Central African Repu, Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Ghana, Gulf of Guinea Is., Ivory Coast, Liberia, Nigeria, Zaïre

Begonia fusialata Warb. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 2004 Tchouto (Mbatchou), P. [241B], Cameroon K000436796
Dec 1, 1994 Wheatley, J.I. [520], Cameroon K000011210
Dec 1, 1994 Harris, D.J. [3844], Cameroon K000011218
Dec 1, 1994 Wheatley, J.I. [858], Cameroon K000011211
Dec 1, 1994 Cheek, M. [5842], Cameroon K000011216
Dec 1, 1994 Thomas, D.W. [9891], Cameroon K000085492
Dec 1, 1994 Cheek, M. [5403], Cameroon K000011213
Dec 1, 1994 Mbani, J. M. [143], Cameroon K000011212
Dec 1, 1994 Kwangue, A. [131], Cameroon K000011215
Dec 1, 1994 Cheek, M. [5040], Cameroon K000011214
Dec 1, 1994 Watts, J. [638], Cameroon K000011206
Dec 1, 1994 Cable, S. [267], Cameroon K000011217
Jan 1, 1994 Akogo, M. [40], Cameroon K000011208
Jan 1, 1994 Watts, J. [948], Cameroon K000011207
Jan 1, 1994 Ekema, N. [414], Cameroon K000518546
Jan 1, 1994 Watts, J. [844], Cameroon K000011205
Jan 1, 1994 Ndam, N. [658], Cameroon K000011209
Jan 1, 1985 Letouzey, R. [14309], Cameroon K000050520
Robertson, N.F. [116], Ghana 9969.000

First published in Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 22: 37 (1895)

Accepted by

  • Figueiredo, E. & Smith, G.F. (2008). Plants of Angola Strelitzia 22: 1-279. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
  • Govaerts, R. (1996). World Checklist of Seed Plants 2(1, 2): 1-492. MIM, Deurne.

Literature

Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • Engl. Bot. Jahrb. 22: 37 (1895)
  • Engl. Pflanzenw. Afr. 3, 2: 620 (1921).

Flora of West Tropical Africa
Flora of West Tropical Africa
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Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

Kew Backbone Distributions
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