1. Family: Putranjivaceae Endl. ex Meisn.
    1. Genus: Drypetes Vahl
      1. Drypetes pellegrinii Leandri

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Liberia to Ghana. Congo.

    [FWTA]

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

    Habit
    A forest tree, 25–40 ft. high, with spreading branches
    Note
    Locally abundant
    Flowers
    Flowers white.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Congo, Ghana, Ivory Coast, Liberia

    Drypetes pellegrinii Leandri appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Sep 1, 1967 Vigne, C. [1062], Ghana K000406243
    Sep 1, 1967 Vigne, C. [1062], Ghana K000406244
    Sep 3, 1954 Vigne, C. [1062], Ghana K000406240 Unknown type material
    Sep 3, 1954 Vigne, C. [1062], Ghana K000406239
    Sep 3, 1954 Vigne, C. [1062], Ghana K000406241
    Sep 3, 1954 Vigne, C. [1062], Ghana K000406242

    First published in Bull. Soc. Bot. France 81: 459 (1934)

    Accepted by

    • Jongkind, C. (2014). Fauna & Flora of Liberia, flowering plant species list www.liberianfaunaflora.org.
    • 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 Bull. Soc. Bot. Fr. 81: 459 (1934).
    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Jongkind, C. (2014). Fauna & Flora of Liberia, flowering plant species list www.liberianfaunaflora.org.
    • 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
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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