Dracaena nitens


Taxonavigation: Asparagales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Monocots
Ordo: Asparagales

Familia: Asparagaceae
Subfamilia: Nolinoideae
Tribus: Dracaeneae
Genus: Dracaena
Species: Dracaena nitens

NameEdit

Dracaena nitens (Welw.) ex Baker, Trans. Linn. Soc. London, Bot. 1: 252 (1878).

SynonymsEdit

  • Homotypic
    • Dracaena reflexa var. nitens (Welw. ex Baker) Baker in D.Oliver & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Trop. Afr. 7: 441 (1898).
    • Pleomele nitens (Welw. ex Baker) N.E.Br., Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 1914: 278 (1914).
  • Heterotypic
    • Dracaena reflexa var. buchneri Engl., Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 32: 96 (1902).

DistributionEdit

Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Africa
    • Regional: West-Central Tropical Africa
      • Central African Republic, Cameroon, Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Zaire.
    • Regional: South Tropical Africa
      • Angola.

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

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