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Taxon: Coffea stenophylla G. Don

 
Genus: Coffea
Subgenus: Coffea
Family: Rubiaceae
Subfamily: Ixoroideae
Tribe: Coffeeae
Nomen number: 11119
Place of publication: Gen. hist. 3:581. 1834
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 13-Apr-2007 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 2 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • highland coffee  (Source: Pl Res SEAs) - English
  • narrow-leaf coffee  (Source: Pl Res SEAs) - English
  • Sierra Leone coffee  (Source: Zander ed17) - English
  • stenophylla coffee  (Source: Pl Res SEAs) - English
  • Sierra Leone-Kaffeestrauch  (Source: Zander ed17) - German

Economic Importance:

  • Human food: beverage base (source of "Highland coffee") beverage base; beverage base
  • Social: stimulant

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • WEST TROPICAL AFRICA: Cote D'Ivoire, Guinea, Sierra Leone


    Cultivated (also cult.)

    Naturalized (natzd. elsewhere)

References:

  1. Backer, C. A. & R. C. Bakhuizen van den Brink, Jr. 1963-1968. Flora of Java.
  2. Chinnappa, C. C. 1981. Palynology and systematics of the genus Coffea. J. Coffee Res. 11:64.
  3. Davis, A. P. et al. 2006. An annotated taxonomic conspectus of the genus Coffea (Rubiaceae). Bot. J. Linn. Soc. 152:497.
  4. Davis, A. P. et al. 2011. Growing coffee: Psilanthus (Rubiaceae) subsumed on the basis of molecular and morphological data; implications for the size, morphology, distribution and evolutionary history of Coffea. Bot. J. Linn. Soc. 167:357-377. Note: this study included Coffea stenophylla that was resolved close to C. togoensis in a subclade from Guinea and member of the well supported African/Indian Ocean clade
  5. Encke, F. et al. 1984. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage
  6. Erhardt, W. et al. 2002. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 17. Auflage
  7. Guangdong Inst. Bot., ed. 1964-1977. Flora Hainanica.
  8. Keay, R. W. J. & F. N. Hepper. 1953-1972. Flora of west tropical Africa, ed. 2.
  9. Kunkel, G. 1984. Plants for human consumption
  10. Mansfeld, R. 1959. Die Kulturpflanze, Beiheft 2.
  11. 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) 100:1572, 1575.
  12. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  13. Purseglove, J. W. 1968. Tropical crops. Dicotyledons 2. 458.
  14. Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. 1952-. Flora of tropical East Africa. Note: cult.
  15. Vossen, H. A. M. van der & M. Wessel, eds. 2000. Stimulants. Plant Resources of South-East Asia (PROSEA) 16:127.

Check other web resources for Coffea stenophylla G. Don :

  • 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. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=11119. Accessed 17 July 2019.