Loudetiopsis baldwinii (C.E.Hubb.) J.B.Phipps (1966:249)



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Loudetia baldwinii C.E.Hubb. in Kew Bull. 4: 356 (1949)


Conservation Status

Missing (Canteiro & Cheek, 2019; Couch et al., 2019:13)

Last record: 1947 (Canteiro & Cheek, 2019; Couch et al., 2019:13)

IUCN RedList status: Critically Endangered (Possibly Extinct)





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Original scientific description:

Hubbard, C. E. (1949). Notes on African grasses: XXIII. Kew Bulletin 4(356).


Other references:

Canteiro, C. and Cheek, Martin. (2019). Loudetiopsis baldwinii. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2019: e.T85748972A85748985. Accessed on 24 July 2022.

Clayton, W. D., Harman, K. T. and Williamson, H. (2006). World Grass Species - Synonymy database The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Couch, Charlotte, Cheek, Martin, Haba, Pépé M., Molmou, Denise, Williams, Jenny, Magassouba, Sékou, Doumbouya, Saïdou and Diallo, Muhammad Yaya. (2019). Threatened habitats and Important Plant Areas (TIPAs) of Guinea, west Africa. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Gosline, G., Bidault, E., van der Burgt, X., Cahen, D., Challen, G., Condé, N., Couch, C., Couvreur, T.L.P., Dagallier, L.M.J., Darbyshire, I., Dawson, S., Doré, T.S., Goyder, D., Grall, A., Haba, P., Haba, P., Harris, D., Hind, D.J.N., Jongkind, & al. (2023). A Taxonomically-verified and Vouchered Checklist of the Vascular Plants of the Republic of Guinea. Nature, scientific data 10, Article number: 327: [1]-[12].

Hepper, F. N. (ed.). (1972). Flora of West Tropical Africa, ed. 2, 3(2): 277-574.

Lisowski, S. (2009a). Flore (Angiospermes) de la République de Guinée. Scripta Botanica Belgica 41: 1-517.

Lisowski, S. (2009b). Flore (Angiospermes) de la République de Guinée. Jardin Botanique National de Belgique, Meise.

POWO. (2024). Plants of the World Online (online resource). Facilitated by the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, United Kingdom. Available at: [Accessed 7 April 2024]


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