Pavetta nitidula

TaxonavigationEdit

Taxonavigation: Gentianales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Cladus: Asterids
Cladus: Lamiids
Ordo: Gentianales

Familia: Rubiaceae
Subfamilia: Ixoroideae
Tribus: Pavetteae
Genus: Pavetta
Subgenus: P. subg. Baconia
Species: Pavetta nitidula

NameEdit

Pavetta nitidula Welw. ex Hiern, Cat. Afr. Pl. 1: 486 (1898)

SynonymsEdit

  • Heterotypic
    • Pavetta baconia var. angustifolia Hiern, Fl. Trop. Afr. [Oliver et al.] 3: 176 (1877), non Baconia corymbosa var. angustifolia DC., Prodr. 4: 485 (1830) [= Pavetta corymbosa (DC.) F.N.Williams]; not accepted by Bremekamp (1934: 69), Bremekamp (1939: 18) [cited as Pavetta nitidula]
    • Pavetta baconia var. congolana De Wild. & T.Durand, Ann. Mus. Congo Belge, Bot., sér. 3, 1: 126 (1901); not accepted by Bremekamp (1934), Bridson & Verdcourt (1988) [cited as Pavetta nitidula]
      • Typus: Dewèvre 1000 (holotypus: BR).
      • Type locality: [The Democratic Republic of the Congo.] Kivu: to Kasongo Rivers.
    • Pavetta congensis Bremek., Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. 37: 67 (1934); not accepted by Bridson & Verdcourt (1988), Manning (1996: 148) [cited as Pavetta nitidula]
    • Pavetta coriacea Bremek., Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. 37: 69 (1934); not accepted by Bridson & Verdcourt (1988), Manning (1996: 148) [cited as Pavetta nitidula]

NotesEdit

Bridson & Verdcourt (1988) and Lejoly, Ndjele & Geerinck (2010) place Pavetta calothyrsa Bremek. under P. nitidula, while Manning (1996: 106–107) reinstated the former name, denying occurrence of P. nitidula in Cameroon.

Misapplied namesEdit

  • Pavetta baconia sensu Hiern, Fl. Trop. Afr. [Oliver et al.] 3: 176 (1877), pro parte, quoad specim. Chr. Smith ex [the Democratic Republic of the] Congo
    • Note: vide Bridson & Verdcourt (1988).
  • Pavetta bidentata auct. non Hiern: Bremek., Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. 37: 78 (1934), quoad Bequaert 6781 [collected in Lubutu, DRC on 30 January 1915; BR0000017949651] et Bruneel s.n. [collected in Male[Malo?], DRC in April 1907; BR0000017949668, determined as P. calothyrsa by O. Lachenaud in 2016]
    • Note: vide Bridson & Verdcourt (1988).

DistributionEdit

Native distribution areas:

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

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