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This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Nigeria.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

[FWTA]

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

Morphology General Habit
Acaulescent herb
Morphology Leaves
Leaves very pale green, petioles dull red-purple
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Calyx
One sepal yellow, the other red with yellowish streaks.

Native to:

Nigeria

Begonia salisburyana Irmsch. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Nov 1, 1991 Brenan, J.P.M. [8432], Benin K000272560 holotype
Nov 1, 1991 Brenan, J.P.M. [8432], Benin K000272561 isotype
Coombe, D.E. [185], Nigeria 11571.000
Brenan, J.P.M. [8432], Nigeria 9979.000
Brenan, J.P.M. [8531], Benin K000272559 syntype

First published in Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 76: 215 (1954)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (1996). World Checklist of Seed Plants 2(1, 2): 1-492. MIM, Deurne.

Literature

Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • in Engl. Bot. Jahrb. 76: 215 (1954).

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