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Taxon: Coffea zanguebariae Lour.

Genus: Coffea
Subgenus: Coffea
Family: Rubiaceae
Subfamily: Ixoroideae
Tribe: Coffeeae
Nomen number: 11123
Place of publication: Fl. cochinch. 1:145. 1790
Link to protologue: https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/653344
Name Verified on: 13-Apr-2007 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 20-May-2018
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Miami (MIA)
Accessions: 2 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • Zanzibar coffee  (Source: Hortus 3) - English

Distributional Range:


    • EAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Tanzania (s.)
    • SOUTH TROPICAL AFRICA: Mozambique (n.)


  1. Bridson, D. M. 1982. Studies in Coffea and Psilanthus (Rubiaceae subfam. Cinchonoideae) for part 2 of Flora of Tropical East Africa: Rubiaceae Kew Bull. 36:847.
  2. Charrier, A. & J. Berthaud 1985. Botanical classification of coffee (Coffee Bot) 13-47.
  3. Chevalier, A. J. B. 1947. Les caféiers du globe. 3: Systématique des caféiers et faux-caféiers maladies et insectes nusibles Encycl. Biol. 28:218.
  4. Chinnappa, C. C. 1981. Palynology and systematics of the genus Coffea J. Coffee Res. 11:64.
  5. Davis, A. P. et al. 2006. An annotated taxonomic conspectus of the genus Coffea (Rubiaceae) Bot. J. Linn. Soc. 152:498.
  6. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  7. 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) 100:1576. 1579.

Check other web resources for Coffea zanguebariae Lour. :

  • 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=11123. Accessed 22 April 2019.