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This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Tropical Africa.
Dracaena angolensis

Native to:

Angola, Zambia, Zimbabwe

Introduced into:

Bangladesh, Central African Repu, Florida, India, Jamaica, Leeward Is., Marianas, Puerto Rico, Rwanda, Thailand, Trinidad-Tobago, Venezuelan Antilles, Windward Is.

Dracaena angolensis (Welw. ex Carrière) Byng & Christenh. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Apr 9, 2004 Baines [s.n.], Zimbabwe Sansevieria cylindrica K000204154
s.coll. [s.n.] Sansevieria cylindrica K000204046
Dawe, M.T. [212], Angola Sansevieria cylindrica K000204047
s.coll. [s.n.], Angola Sansevieria cylindrica K000204050
Bojer [s.n.] Sansevieria cylindrica K000204054
s.coll. [s.n.] Sansevieria cylindrica K000204058
s.coll. [s.n.], Angola Sansevieria cylindrica K000204052
s.coll. [s.n.] Sansevieria cylindrica K000204049
Barnard, W.G. [408], South Africa Sansevieria cylindrica K000204209
s.coll. [s.n.] Sansevieria cylindrica K000204056
s.coll. [s.n.] Sansevieria cylindrica K000204285
Lau, J. [1974] Sansevieria cylindrica K000204284
Welwitch [3749], Angola Sansevieria cylindrica K000204057
s.coll. [s.n.], Angola Sansevieria cylindrica K000204051
Dawe, M.T. [22], Angola Sansevieria cylindrica K000204048
Leistner [13], South Africa Sansevieria cylindrica K000204193
s.coll. [s.n.] Sansevieria cylindrica K000204053
s.coll. [s.n.] Sansevieria cylindrica K000204055

First published in Global Fl. 4: 64 (2018)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R., Nic Lughadha, E., Black, N., Turner, R. & Paton, A. (2021). The World Checklist of Vascular Plants, a continuously updated resource for exploring global plant diversity. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41597-021-00997-6 Scientific Data 8: 215.

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Kew Backbone Distributions

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