1. Family: Malvaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Cola Schott & Endl.
      1. Cola cauliflora Mast.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is SW. Cameroon.

    [FWTA]

    Sterculiaceae, Hutchinson and Dalziel. Flora of West Tropical Africa 1:2. 1958

    Habit
    Straggling shrub or small tree, 4–15 ft. high
    Flowers
    Flowers pinkish, with orange tinge
    Ecology
    In forest.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Cameroon

    Cola cauliflora Mast. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Dec 1, 2008 Nkeng, P. [34], Cameroon K000540170
    Mar 1, 2007 Burgt, X.M. van der [914], Cameroon K000460348
    Jul 1, 2002 Cable, S. [3574], Cameroon K000027430
    Jul 1, 2002 Etuge, M. [4686], Cameroon K000027429
    Jul 1, 2002 Etuge, M. [2574], Cameroon K000027431
    Jul 1, 1996 Sebsebe [5013], Cameroon K000106200
    Jan 1, 1995 Cheek, M. [5608], Cameroon K000086806
    Jan 1, 1995 Groves, M. [282], Cameroon K000086810
    Jan 1, 1995 Groves, M. [282], Cameroon K000086811
    Jan 1, 1995 Hunt, L. V. [2], Cameroon K000086808
    Jan 1, 1994 Watts, J. [730], Cameroon K000086809
    Jan 1, 1994 Ndam, N. [689], Cameroon K000540231
    Jan 1, 1994 Ndam, N. [709], Cameroon K000540234
    Jan 1, 1994 Akogo, M. [93], Cameroon K000086813
    Jan 1, 1994 Tchouto (Mbatchou), P. [676], Cameroon K000086812
    Jan 1, 1994 Tchouto (Mbatchou), P. [664], Cameroon K000540233
    Sep 1, 1993 Wheatley, J.I. [385], Cameroon K000086807
    Jan 1, 1993 Thomas, D.W. [9146], Cameroon K000540246
    Jan 1, 1993 Tchouto (Mbatchou), P. [25], Cameroon K000540174
    Jan 1, 1993 Mbani, J. M. [19], Cameroon K000540187
    Jan 1, 1993 Tekwe, C. [45], Cameroon K000540135
    Jan 1, 1993 Tekwe, C. [45], Cameroon K000540169
    Jan 1, 1993 Nkeng, P. [68], Cameroon K000540243
    Jan 1, 1987 Etuge, M. [197], Cameroon K000094881
    Jan 1, 1985 Thomas, D.W. [4206], Cameroon K000094888
    Jan 1, 1985 Thomas, D.W. [4714], Cameroon K000094889
    Jun 1, 1975 Letouzey, R. [13769], Cameroon K000094882
    Brenan, J.P.M. [9304A], Cameroon 15367.000
    Keay, R.W.J. [37538], Cameroon K000094885
    Onochie, C.F.A. [9304], Cameroon K000094890
    Onochie, C.F.A. [9304], Cameroon K000094891
    Binuyo, A. [35610], Cameroon K000094886
    Binuyo, A. [35610], Cameroon K000094887
    Mann, G. [967] K000240985 lectotype
    Thomas, D.W. [579], Cameroon 43373.000
    Thomas, D.W. [579], Cameroon 43495.000
    Thomas, D.W. [579], Cameroon K000094880
    Brenan, J.P.M. [9304A], Cameroon K000094883

    First published in D.Oliver & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Trop. Afr. 1: 221 (1868)

    Accepted by

    • Breteler, F.J. (2014). Novitates Gabonenses 81. The identity and geography of Cola cauliflora Mast. (Malvaceae formerly Sterculiaceae) and its substitute for Gabon and the Republic of Congo Adansonia, sér. 3, 36: 113-119.
    • Sita, P. & Moutsambote, J.-M. (2005). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Congo, ed. sept. 2005: 1-158. ORSTOM, Centre de Brazzaville.
    • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.
    • Hutchinson, J., Dalziel, J.M. & Keay, R.W.J. (1954-1958). Flora of West Tropical Africa, ed. 2, 1: 1-828.

    Literature

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    • K. Schum. Monogr. Afr. Sterculiac. 117.
    • in F.T.A. 1: 221 (1868), partly
    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Breteler, F.J. (2014). Novitates Gabonenses 81. The identity and geography of Cola cauliflora Mast. (Malvaceae formerly Sterculiaceae) and its substitute for Gabon and the Republic of Congo Adansonia, sér. 3, 36: 113-119.

    Sources

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
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