1. Family: Putranjivaceae Endl. ex Meisn.
    1. Genus: Drypetes Vahl
      1. Drypetes aframensis Hutch.

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

    [FWTA]

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

    Habit
    A forest tree, to 40 ft. high
    Flowers
    Flowers white
    Fruits
    Fruits orange.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Ghana, Ivory Coast, Nigeria

    Drypetes aframensis Hutch. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    May 1, 2002 Cheek, M. [10162], Cameroon K000026434
    May 1, 2002 Cheek, M. [7804], Cameroon K000026437
    May 1, 2002 Cable, S. [3597], Cameroon K000026435
    May 1, 2002 Cable, S. [2838], Cameroon K000026436

    First published in D.Oliver & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Trop. Afr. 6(1): 682 (1912)

    Accepted by

    • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Literature

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    • Pax & K. Hoffm. in Engl. Pflanzenr. Euph. 15: 237.
    • in F.T.A. 6, 1: 682 (1912)

    Sources

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0

    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