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Uncaria africana G. Don
Family : RUBIACEAE
Protologue : Gen. Hist. 3: 471 (1834)
Information on the genus : Uncaria
 
 
Status
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Uncaria africana G. Don var. africana
 Uncaria africana G. Don subsp. africana
 Ourouparia africana (G. Don) Baill. (1879)
 Uruparia africana (G. Don) Kuntze (1891)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Uncaria africana var. xerophila E.M.A. Petit (1957)
=Uncaria africana var. myrmecophyta De Wild. (1919)
=*Uncaria madagascariensis Baill. (1879)
=Ourouparia madagascariensis Baill. (1879)
=Uncaria africana var. madagascariensis (Baill.) Haviland (1897)
=*Ourouparia africana K. Schum. (1891)
 
Taxon infra-specific
Uncaria africana G. Don var. africana
Uncaria africana var. domatiifera E.M.A. Petit (1957)
Uncaria africana var. xerophila E.M.A. Petit (1957)
Uncaria africana var. myrmecophyta De Wild. (1919)
Uncaria africana var. hydrophila E.M.A. Petit (1957)
Uncaria africana var. angolensis Havil. (1897)
Uncaria africana subsp. lacus-victoriae Verdc. (1976)
Uncaria africana subsp. angolensis (Havil.) Ridsdale (1978)
Uncaria africana G. Don subsp. africana

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Cat. Pl. Vasc. Burkina Faso:337 (2012)

Bibliography other :
  • Davis, A.P. & E. Figueiredo (2007). A checklist of the Rubiaceae (coffee family) of Bioko and Annobon (Equatorial Guinea, Gulf of Guinea). Systematics & Biodiversity 5(2): 180 
  • Lautenschläger T., C. Neinhuis & al. (2020). New records for the flora of Angola: observations from Uíge and Cuanza Norte. Pl. Ecol. Evol. 153(1): 138 
 
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