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Taxon: Cnestis ferruginea DC.

 
Genus: Cnestis
Family: Connaraceae
Nomen number: 10963
Place of publication: Prodr. 2:87. 1825
Link to protologue:
Comment: authorship verified from original literature
Name Verified on: 18-Feb-2004 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 19-Feb-2004
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 1 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Economic Importance:

  • Medicines: folklore (fide Pap AU Wagen 89-6:202.); folklore (fide Pap AU Wagen 89-6:202.)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • NORTHEAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Sudan
    • WEST-CENTRAL TROPICAL AFRICA: Cameroon, Central African Republic, Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Sao Tome and Principe, Zaire
    • WEST TROPICAL AFRICA: Cote D'Ivoire, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Liberia, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Togo
    • SOUTH TROPICAL AFRICA: Angola


Reference:

  1. Lemmens, R. H. M. J. 1989. Cnestis Juss. In: F. J. Breteler (ed.), The Connaraceae: a taxonomic study with emphasis on Africa Agric. Univ. Wageningen Pap. 89-6:196.

Check other web resources for Cnestis ferruginea DC. :

  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=10963. Accessed 20 November 2018.