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Taxon: Impatiens irvingii Hook. f.

Genus: Impatiens
Family: Balsaminaceae.
Nomen number: 19831
Place of publication: D. Oliver, Fl. trop. Afr. 1:300. 1868
Name verified on: 26-Feb-2003 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 13-May-2009
Species priority site is: Ornamental Plant Germplasm Center (OPGC).

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

Common names:

  • impatience d'Irving   (Source: F Senegal ) – French

Economic importance:


Distributional range:

      Native:
  • AFRICA
    Northeast Tropical Africa: Chad [s.]; Sudan [s.w.]
    East Tropical Africa: Tanzania [s. & w.]; Uganda
    West-Central Tropical Africa: Burundi; Cameroon; Central African Republic; Congo; Gabon; Rwanda; Zaire
    West Tropical Africa: Benin; Cote D'Ivoire; Ghana; Guinea; Liberia; Nigeria; Senegal; Sierra Leone; Togo
    South Tropical Africa: Angola; Malawi; Zambia [n.]

References:

  • PROTABASE, the information base of PROTA (Plant Resources of Tropical Africa) (on-line resource).
  • Andrews, F. W. 1950–1956. The flowering plants of the Anglo-Egyptian Sudan.
  • Aubréville, A. et al., eds. 1963–. Flore du Cameroun.
  • Berhaut, J. 1971–. Flore illustrée du Senegal.
  • Brunel, J. F. et al., eds. 1984. Flore analytique du Togo. Phanerogames.
  • Conservatoire et Jardin botaniques & South African National Biodiversity Institute. African flowering plants database (on-line resource).
  • Exell, A. W. et al., eds. 1960–. Flora zambesiaca. [lists as I. irvingii Hook. f. ex Oliv.].
  • Fischer, E. et al. 2003. A new species of Impatiens (Balsaminaceae) from Nyungwe Forest, Rwanda. Syst. & Geogr. Pl. 73:91–95.
  • Grey-Wilson, C. 1980. Impatiens of Africa. 111.
  • Keay, R. W. J. & F. N. Hepper. 1953–1972. Flora of west tropical Africa, ed. 2.
  • Lisowski, S. 2009. Flore (Angiospermes) de la République de Guinée. Scripta Botanica Belgica vol. 41 & 42.
  • Robyns, W. et al., eds. 1948–63. Flore du Congo belge et du Ruanda-Urundi.
  • Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. 1952–. Flora of tropical East Africa.
More:

Check other web resources for Impatiens irvingii Hook. f.:


Check other web resources for images:

  • PlantSystematics.org
  • Google Images Note: Be advised that their identity may be inaccurate. Proper identification of a plant may require specialized taxonomic knowledge or comparison with properly documented herbarium material.

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Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
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URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?19831 (21 August 2014)

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