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

        This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Nigeria to Congo.

    [FWTA]

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

    Habit
    A forest tree, to 40 ft. high
    Flowers
    Flowers heavily scented.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Cameroon, Congo, Nigeria

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

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    May 1, 2002 Onana, J.-M. [956], Cameroon K000026427
    Jan 1, 1993 Kwangue, A. [68], Cameroon K000085129
    Jan 1, 1985 Thomas, D.W. [4362], Cameroon K000181054
    Jan 1, 1985 Thomas, D.W. [2169], Cameroon K000510017
    Keay, R.W.J. [37407], Cameroon K000181051
    Binuyo, A. [35512], Cameroon K000181053
    Staudt [122], Cameroon K000406368 Unknown type material
    Ujor, E.U. [30488], Cameroon K000181052

    First published in D.Oliver & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Trop. Afr. 6(1): 685 (1912)

    Accepted by

    • 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
    • Pax & K. Hoffm. in Engl. Pflanzenr. Euph. 15: 263.
    • in F.T.A. 6, 1: 688 (1912)
    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • 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