1. Family: Putranjivaceae Endl. ex Meisn.
    1. Genus: Drypetes Vahl
      1. Drypetes ivorensis Hutch. & Dalziel

        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 small forest tree, to 15 ft. high
    Flowers
    Flowers greenish-yellow or white, on the main stem
    Fruits
    Fruits red, or yellow or orange.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Ghana, Guinea, Ivory Coast, Liberia

    Drypetes ivorensis Hutch. & Dalziel appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 1987 Etuge, M. [284], Cameroon K000026430
    Chevalier, A. [19416], Ivory Coast K000406231
    Chevalier, A. [19227], Ivory Coast K000406230
    Gartlan, S. [SPP2] 35935.000

    First published in Fl. W. Trop. Afr. 1: 287 (1928)

    Accepted by

    • Jongkind, C. (2014). Fauna & Flora of Liberia, flowering plant species list www.liberianfaunaflora.org.
    • Lisowski, S. (2009). Flore (Angiospermes) de la République de Guinée Scripta Botanica Belgica 41: 1-517.
    • 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
    • Aubrév. Fl. For. C. Iv. 2: 46, t. 135, 6–8.
    • F.W.T.A., ed. 1, 1: 287 (1928)
    • Kew Bull. 1928: 299
    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Lisowski, S. (2009). Flore (Angiospermes) de la République de Guinée Scripta Botanica Belgica 41: 1-517.

    Sources

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    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 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