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Taxon: Coffea liberica W. Bull ex Hiern

 
Genus: Coffea
Subgenus: Coffea
Family: Rubiaceae
Subfamily: Ixoroideae
Tribe: Coffeeae
Nomen number: 11109
Place of publication: Trans. Linn. Soc. London, Bot. 1:171, t. 24. 1876
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 13-Apr-2007 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 10-Jun-2014
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Miami (MIA)
Accessions: 16 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Economic Importance:

  • Human food: beverage base
  • Social: stimulant

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • NORTHEAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Sudan (s.)
    • EAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Uganda
    • WEST-CENTRAL TROPICAL AFRICA: Cameroon, Central African Republic, Congo, Gabon, Zaire
    • WEST TROPICAL AFRICA: Benin, Cote D'Ivoire, Ghana, Guinea, Liberia, Nigeria
    • SOUTH TROPICAL AFRICA: Angola


    Cultivated (also cult. in tropics)

References:

  1. Adam, J.-G. Flore descriptive des monts Nimba. (F MtNimba)
  2. Backer, C. A. & R. C. Bakhuizen van den Brink, Jr. Flora of Java. (F Java)
  3. Bridson, D. M. 1985. The lectotypification of Coffea liberica (Rubiaceae) Kew Bull. 40:805.
  4. Cubry, P. et al. 2008. Diversity in coffee assessed with SSR markers: structure of the genus Coffea and perspectives for breeding (Genome) 51:50-63.
  5. Davis, A. P. et al. 2006. An annotated taxonomic conspectus of the genus Coffea (Rubiaceae) Bot. J. Linn. Soc. 152:488-489.
  6. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  7. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  8. Fosberg, F. R. et al. Geographical checklist of the Micronesian Dicotyledonae/ Pteridophyta and Gymnospermae. (L Micrones)
  9. Guangdong Inst. Bot., ed. Flora Hainanica. (F Hainan)
  10. Keay, R. W. J. & F. N. Hepper Flora of west tropical Africa, ed. 2. (F WT Afr)
  11. Leroy, T. et al. 2006. Genetics of coffee quality Brazil. J. Pl. Physiol. 18:229-242.
  12. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  13. Markle, G. M. et al., eds. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2. 1998 (Food Feed Crops US)
  14. Maurin, O. et al. 2007. Towards a phylogeny for Coffea (Rubiaceae): Identifying well-supported lineages based on nuclear and plastid DNA sequences Ann. Bot. (Oxford) 100:1565-1583.
  15. Parham, J. W. Plants of the Fiji islands, revised ed. 1972 (F Fiji)
  16. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  17. Prakash, N. S. et al. 2002. AFLP analysis of introgression in coffee cultivars (Coffea arabica L.) derived from a natural interspecific hybrid (Euphytica) 124:265-271.
  18. Raina, S. N. et al. 1998. In situ hybridization identifies the diploid progenitor species of Coffea arabica (Rubiaceae) Theor. Appl. Genet. 97:1204-1209.
  19. Rehm, S. & G. Espig The cultivated plants of the tropics and subtropics. 1991 (CultTropS)
  20. Silvestrini, M. et al. 2008. Genetic diversity of a Coffea germplasm collection assessed by RAPD markers Genet. Resources Crop Evol. 55:901-910.
  21. Standley, P. C. & J. A. Steyermark Flora of Guatemala. (F Guat)
  22. Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. Flora of tropical East Africa. (F TE Afr)
  23. Vossen, H. A. M. van der & M. Wessel, eds. 2000. Stimulants (Pl Res SEAs) 16:74.
  24. Woodson, R. E. & R. W. Schery, eds. Flora of Panama. (F Panama)

Check other web resources for Coffea liberica W. Bull ex Hiern :

  • 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=11109. Accessed 21 November 2018.