1. Family: Putranjivaceae Endl. ex Meisn.
    1. Genus: Drypetes Vahl
      1. Drypetes preussii (Pax) Hutch.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Ivory Coast to Gabon.

    [FWTA]

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

    Habit
    A forest tree, to 65 ft. high
    Flowers
    Flowers yellow, borne on the stem.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Cameroon, Central African Repu, Gabon, Ivory Coast, Nigeria

    Drypetes preussii (Pax) Hutch. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Onochie, C. [34825], Nigeria 5188.000
    Coombe, D.E. [182], Nigeria 4341.000
    Olorunfemi, J. [30739], Cameroon K000181055
    Olorunfemi [30739], Cameroon 2111.000
    Thomas, D.W. [361], Cameroon 41193.000
    Thomas, D.W. [361], Cameroon 45481.000
    Thomas, D.W. [361], Cameroon K000181056
    Thomas, D.W. [7836], Cameroon K000181039

    First published in D.Oliver & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Trop. Afr. 6(1): 686 (1912)

    Accepted by

    • Sosef, M.S.M. & al. (2006). Check-list des plantes vasculaires du Gabon Scripta Botanica Belgica 35: 1-438.
    • 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: 247.
    • in F.T.A. 6, 1: 686 (1912)
    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Sosef, M.S.M. & al. (2006). Check-list des plantes vasculaires du Gabon Scripta Botanica Belgica 35: 1-438.
    • Boulvert, Y. (1977). Catalogue de la Flore de Centrafrique 1: 1-114. ORSTOM, Bangui.

    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