African Plant Database

Sarcocephalus latifolius (Sm.) E.A. Bruce
Protologue : Kew Bull. 1947: 31 (1947)
Information on the genus : Sarcocephalus
Basionym : Nauclea latifolia Sm.
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Nauclea latifolia Sm.
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Nauclea latifolia Sm. (1813)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Cephalina esculenta (Afzel. ex Sabine) Schumach. & Thonn.
=Sarcocephalus esculentus Afzel. ex Sabine (1824)
=Nauclea esculenta (Afzel. ex Sabine) Merr. (1915)
=Sarcocephalus esculentus var. amarissima A. Chev. (1938)
=Sarcocephalus esculentus var. velutina A. Chev. (1938)
=Sarcocephalus russeggeri Schweinf. (1868)
=Sarcocephalus sambucinus K. Schum.

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

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): 178 
  • Cat. Pl. Vasc. Burkina Faso:334 (2012)
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see under The International Plant Name Index
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Record n°89438 modified 2007-04-02
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