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Araliaceae

Cumulative Dataset

Species Diversity

The Schefflera dataset covers 156 1-degree grid cells out of the total 2169 of sub-Saharan Africa. 13 taxa are mapped, creating a total cover of 206 records.

Range Size Rarity (endemism)

Both Species Diversity and Endemism are highest along the eastern side the continent with records also in Central and Western Africa.

10 Main Hotspots

The major hotspots are distributed throughout the continent.

Data Source

The sources of the Schefflera distribution are:

Distributiones Plantarum Africanarum 8:234 – 8:256, (1974)

J. Taplin Herbarium Data & TROPICOS

Last Updated: 18 December 2018