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This species is accepted, and its native range is W. Central Tropical Africa to NE. Angola.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Angola, Cameroon, Central African Repu, Congo, Gabon, Zaïre

Introduced into:

Trinidad-Tobago

Dracaena sanderiana Mast. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
s.coll. [s.n.] K000523769
Evrard [2764], Congo, DRC Dracaena vanderystii K000522634
Feb 1, 1979 Lowe, J. [3199], Cameroon Dracaena poggei K000522520
Feb 1, 1979 Hepper, F.N. [4164], Central African Republic Dracaena poggei K000522519
Feb 1, 1979 Breteler, F.J. [2004], Cameroon Dracaena poggei K000522521
Pogge, P. [1456], Zaire Dracaena poggei K000255921 Unknown type material
Gossweiler, J. [s.n.], Angola Dracaena poggei K000523221
Woolhouse, H.W. [s.n.], Congo, DRC Dracaena poggei K000522523
Louis [1131], Congo, DRC Dracaena poggei K000522524
Woolhouse, H.W. [s.n.], Congo, DRC Dracaena poggei K000522522
Louis [7194], Congo, DRC Dracaena poggei K000522526
Germain, R. [98], Congo, DRC Dracaena poggei K000522525
s.coll. [s.n.] Dracaena poggei K000523743

First published in Gard. Chron., ser. 3, 11: 731 (1892)

Accepted by

  • Baksh-Comeau, Y., Maharaj, S.S., Adams, C.D., Harris, S.A., Filer, D.L. & Hawthorne, W.D. (2016). An annotated checklist of the vascular plants of Trinidad and Tobago with analysis of vegetation types and botanical 'hotspots' Phytotaxa 250: 1-431.
  • Mostaph, M.K. & Uddin, S.B. (2013). Dictionary of plant names of Bangladesh, Vasc. Pl.: 1-434. Janokalyan Prokashani, Chittagong, Bangladesh.

Not accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (2000). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS D: 1-30141. [Cited as Dracaena braunii.]

Literature

Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia

  • ColPlantA (2021). "ColPlantA. Facilitated by the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet; http://www.colplanta.org/"

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Baksh-Comeau, Y., Maharaj, S.S., Adams, C.D., Harris, S.A., Filer, D.L. & Hawthorne, W.D. (2016). An annotated checklist of the vascular plants of Trinidad and Tobago with analysis of vegetation types and botanical 'hotspots' Phytotaxa 250: 1-431.
  • Damen, T.H.J. & al. (2018). Taxonomic novelties in African Dracaena (Dracaenaceae) Blumea 63: 31-53.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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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