1. Family: Malvaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Cola Schott & Endl.
      1. Cola simiarum Sprague ex Brenan & Keay

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

    [FWTA]

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

    Habit
    Tree, 20–60 ft. high
    Bark
    Reddish-brown rough bark
    Ecology
    In forest by streams.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Ivory Coast, Liberia, Sierra Leone

    Cola simiarum Sprague ex Brenan & Keay appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Deighton, F.C. [6138], Sierra Leone 22098.000
    Deighton, F.C. [6120], Sierra Leone K000044923
    Deighton, F.C. [6120], Sierra Leone K000044925
    Deighton, F.C. [6120], Sierra Leone K000044924
    Deighton, F.C. [3079], Sierra Leone K000044927
    Lane-Poole, C.E. [195], Sierra Leone K000044929
    Lane-Poole, C.E. [195], Sierra Leone K000044928
    King, H.C. [179], Sierra Leone K000044926
    King, H.C. [180], Sierra Leone K000044930
    King, H.C. [180], Sierra Leone K000044931
    King, H.C. [334], Sierra Leone K000044933
    King, H.C. [334], Sierra Leone K000044932
    Cooper, G.P. [336], Liberia K000044921
    Aké Assi, L. [10058], Ivory Coast K000044922
    Fox, J.E.D. [32], Sierra Leone K000044935
    Dembiouwi, M. [119], Sierra Leone K000044934

    First published in Hooker's Icon. Pl. 36: t. 3536 (1956)

    Accepted by

    • 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
    • in Hook. Ic. Pl. t. 3536 (1955).

    Sources

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    Flora of West Tropical Africa
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    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
    'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.

    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/
    © 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 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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