1. Family: Loranthaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Tapinanthus (Blume) Rchb.
      1. Tapinanthus belvisii (DC.) Danser

        This species is accepted, and its native range is W. Tropical Africa to Chad.

    [FWTA]

    Loranthaceae, S. Balle. Flora of West Tropical Africa 1:2. 1958

    Perianth
    Perianth tube red, lobes green.
    Note
    A poorly known species, often confused with T. bangwensis which is similar in habit.
    Leaves
    Leaves thick when fresh
    [FWTA]

    Loranthaceae, S. Balle. Flora of West Tropical Africa 1:2. 1958

    Perianth
    Perianth red; with yellowish green lobes.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Central African Repu, Chad, Ghana, Ivory Coast, Sierra Leone, Togo

    Tapinanthus belvisii (DC.) Danser appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 1959 Krause [95], Ghana K000406860
    Chevalier, A. [16047], Ivory Coast K000406862
    Chevalier, A. [16059], Ivory Coast K000406861

    First published in Verh. Kon. Akad. Wetensch., Afd. Natuurk., Sect. 2, 29(6): 108 (1933)

    Accepted by

    • Figueiredo, E. & Smith, G.F. (2008). Plants of Angola Strelitzia 22: 1-279. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
    • Aké Assi, L. (2001). Flore de la Côte-d'Ivoire: catalogue systématique, biogéographie et écologie. I Boissiera 57: 1-396.
    • Polhill, R.M. & Wiens, D. (1998). Mistletoes of Africa: 1-370. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Brunel, J.F., Hiepo, P. & Scholz, H. (eds.) (1984). Flore Analytique du Togo Phanérogames: 1-751. GTZ, Eschborn.
    • Lebrun, J.-P., Audru, J., Gaston, A. & Mosnier, M. (1972). Catalogue des Plantes Vasculaires du Tchad Méridional: 1-289. Institut d' Elevage et de Médecine Vétérinaire des Pays Tropicaux, Maisons Alfort.

    Literature

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    • in Verh. Akad. Wetensch. Amst. Afd. Natuurk., sect. 2, 29: 108 (1933).
    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Aké Assi, L. (2001). Flore de la Côte-d'Ivoire: catalogue systématique, biogéographie et écologie. I Boissiera 57: 1-396.
    • Polhill, R.M. & Wiens, D. (1998). Mistletoes of Africa: 1-370. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Brunel, J.F., Hiepo, P. & Scholz, H. (eds.) (1984). Flore Analytique du Togo Phanérogames: 1-751. GTZ, Eschborn.
    • Boulvert, Y. (1977). Catalogue de la Flore de Centrafrique 1: 1-114. ORSTROM, Bangui.
    • Lebrun, J.-P., Audru, J., Gaston, A. & Mosnier, M. (1972). Catalogue des Plantes Vasculaires du Tchad Méridional: 1-289. Institut d' Elevage et de Médecine Vétérinaire des Pays Tropicaux, Maisons Alfort.

    Sources

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    Flora of West Tropical Africa
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