1. Family: Loranthaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Tapinanthus (Blume) Rchb.
      1. Tapinanthus sessilifolius (P.Beauv.) Tiegh.

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

    [FWTA]

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

    Perianth
    Perianth tube red, lobes green.
    Ecology
    On Canarium and Strychnos.
    [FWTA]

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

    Ecology
    On Pithecellobium dulce and Nerium oleander.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Benin, Ivory Coast, Liberia, Togo

    Tapinanthus sessilifolius (P.Beauv.) Tiegh. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Warnecke [36], Togo K000406852 Unknown type material
    Warnecke [36], Togo K000406856 Unknown type material

    First published in Bull. Soc. Bot. France 42: 267 (1895)

    Accepted by

    • Figueiredo, E. & Smith, G.F. (2008). Plants of Angola Strelitzia 22: 1-279. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
    • Akoègninou, A., van der Burg, W.J. & van der Maesen, L.J.G. (eds.) (2006). Flore Analytique du Bénin: 1-1034. Backhuys Publishers.

    Literature

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    • in Bull. Soc. Bot. Fr. 42: 267 (1895).
    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Akoègninou, A., van der Burg, W.J. & van der Maesen, L.J.G. (eds.) (2006). Flore Analytique du Bénin: 1-1034. Backhuys Publishers.
    • Polhill, R.M. & Wiens, D. (1998). Mistletoes of Africa: 1-370. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    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/
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    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