Usteria (Loganiaceae)

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Usteria guineensis


Taxonavigation: Gentianales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Cladus: Asterids
Cladus: Lamiids
Ordo: Gentianales

Familia: Loganiaceae
Tribus: Antonieae
Genus: Usteria
Species: U. guineensis



Usteria Willd., Disp. Veg. Meth. 1. (1790)


  • Heterotypic
    • Monodynamis J.F.Gmel. in Syst. Nat., ed. 13[bis].: 10 (1791)




Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Africa
    • Regional:Western Africa
      • Angola, Benin, Burkina, Cameroon, Central African Repu, Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Ivory Coast, Liberia, Mali, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Togo
    • Regional:Central Africa
      • Zaïre

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition



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