Thyrsosalacia racemosa (Loes. ex Harms) N.Hallé (1986:26)



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Salacia racemosa Loes. ex Harms in Notizbl. Bot. Gart. Berlin-Dahlem 15: 674 (1942)


Conservation Status

Missing (Murphy et al., 2023:19)

Last record: 1909 (Murphy et al., 2023:19)

IUCN RedList status: Vulnerable


Collections made in the 1960's and 1970's have come to light according to (Darbyshire et al., 2015), but it is still listed as being last recorded in 1909 by (Murphy et al., 2023:19).


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Cheek, M., Pollard, B. J., Darbyshire, I., Onana, Jean Michel and Wild, C. (compilers and editors). (2004). The Plants of Kupe, Mwanenguba and the Bakossi Mountains, Cameroon. A conservation Checklist. The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Darbyshire, I., Pollard, B. and Cheek, Martin. (2015). Thyrsosalacia racemosa. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2015: e.T202736A2749717. Accessed on 06 April 2024.

Murphy, Bruce, Onana, Jean Michel, Burgt, Xander M. van der, Ngansop Tchatchouang, Eric, Williams, Jenny, Tchiengué, Barthélemy and Cheek, Martin. (2023). Important Plant Areas of Cameroon. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. 302 pp. [automatic download]

Onana, Jean Michel. (2011). The vascular plants of Cameroon a taxonomic checklist with IUCN assessments: 1-195. National herbarium of Cameroon, Yaoundé.

Onana, Jean Michel and Cheek, Martin (eds). (2011). Red Data Book of the Flowering Plants of Cameroon: IUCN Global Assessments. Kew Publishing, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

POWO. (2024). Plants of the World Online (online resource). Facilitated by the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, United Kingdom. Available at: [Accessed 6 April 2024]


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