African Plant Database

Vitex doniana Sweet
Family : Verbenaceae
Protologue : Hort. Brit. (Sweet) 323 (1826)
Information on the genus : Vitex
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Vitex cienkowskii Kotschy & Peyr. (1867)
=Vitex cuneata Thonn. (1827)
=Vitex cuneata var. parvifolia Engl.
=Vitex dewevrei De Wild. & T. Durand (1900)
=*Vitex divaricata Baker (1900) (1900), non Sw. (1788)
=Vitex homblei De Wild. (1914)
=Vitex lundensis Gürke (1894)
=Vitex milnei W. Piep.
=Vitex paludosa Vatke (1880)
=*Vitex umbrosa G. Don ex Sabine (1824), non Swartz (1788)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : A tree. Twigs fulvous to greyish puberulent.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing

Bibliography other :
  • Cat. Pl. Vasc. Burkina Faso:269, 331 (2012)
  • Pierre Meerts (2018). Synopsis of the genus Vitex (Lamiaceae) in the Democratic Republic of the Congo Pl. Ecol. Evol. 151(3): 385 
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Record n°122519 modified 2007-04-02
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