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This genus is accepted, and its native range is S. Nigeria to W. Central Tropical Africa.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Cabinda, Cameroon, Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Gulf of Guinea Is., Nigeria

Dischistocalyx T.Anderson ex Benth. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 1988 Thomas, D.W. [7330], Cameroon K000029121
Thomas, D.W. [3190], Cameroon K000029120
Thomas, D.W. [3379], Cameroon K000029122

First published in G.Bentham & J.D.Hooker, Gen. Pl. 2: 1080 (1876)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (2000). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS D: 1-30141.

Literature

Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • Bremekamp in Engl. Bot. Jahrb. 73: 134 (1943).
  • —F.T.A. 5: 60, as Distichocalyx

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. 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 2021. 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