1. Family: Putranjivaceae Endl. ex Meisn.
    1. Genus: Drypetes Vahl
      1. Drypetes molunduana Pax & K.Hoffm.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Nigeria to W. Central Tropical Africa.

    [FWTA]

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

    Habit
    A small forest tree, to 12 ft. high with deeply grooved pubescent branchlets
    Flowers
    Flowers greenish-yellow-white. in dense fascicles all down the main stem, not on the twigs.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Cameroon, Congo, Gabon, Nigeria

    Drypetes molunduana Pax & K.Hoffm. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Feb 1, 2004 Lane, P. [415], Cameroon K000198635
    Feb 1, 2004 Sebsebe [5059], Cameroon K000198632
    May 1, 2002 Olorunfemi, J. [30636], Cameroon K000026428
    May 1, 2002 Olorunfemi, J. [30591], Cameroon K000026429
    Oct 1, 1993 Wheatley, J.I. [471], Cameroon K000085103
    Jan 1, 1993 Tchouto (Mbatchou), P. [231], Cameroon K000085156
    Jan 1, 1993 Tchouto (Mbatchou), P. [231], Cameroon K000085157
    Jan 1, 1993 Mbani, J. M. [123], Cameroon K000085138
    Jan 1, 1993 Kwangue, A. [95], Cameroon K000085141
    Jan 1, 1950 Onochie, C.F.A. [9310], Cameroon K000181060
    Jan 1, 1950 Onochie, C.F.A. [9311], Cameroon K000181061
    Jan 1, 1950 Brenan, J.P.M. [9296], Cameroon K000181057
    Jan 1, 1950 Brenan, J.P.M. [9296], Cameroon K000181058
    Jan 1, 1950 Brenan, J.P.M. [9297], Cameroon K000181059
    Brenan, J.P.M. [9297], Cameroon 4339.000
    Brenan, J.P.M. [8574], Nigeria 4340.000
    Brenan, J.P.M. [9296], Cameroon 5191.000
    Onochie, C. [33392], Nigeria 15730.000
    Latilo [30906], Nigeria 5189.000
    Thomas, D.W. [3371], Cameroon K000181063
    Thomas, D.W. [3372], Cameroon K000181064
    Thomas, D.W. [8230], Cameroon K000181069
    Thomas, D.W. [8162], Cameroon K000181070
    Price, R.W.H. [174], Cameroon 32787.000

    First published in H.G.A.Engler (ed.), Pflanzenr., IV, 147, XV: 258 (1922)

    Accepted by

    • Sosef, M.S.M. & al. (2006). Check-list des plantes vasculaires du Gabon Scripta Botanica Belgica 35: 1-438.
    • Sita, P. & Moutsambote, J.-M. (2005). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Congo, ed. sept. 2005: 1-158. ORSTOM, Centre de Brazzaville.
    • 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
    • in Engl. Pflanzenr. Euph. 15: 258 (1922).
    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Sosef, M.S.M. & al. (2006). Check-list des plantes vasculaires du Gabon Scripta Botanica Belgica 35: 1-438.
    • Sita, P. & Moutsambote, J.-M. (2005). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Congo, ed. sept. 2005: 1-158. ORSTOM, Centre de Brazzaville.

    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