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Dichapetalaceae

Cumulative Dataset

Species Diversity

The Dichapetalum dataset covers 446 1-degree grid cells out of the total 2169 of sub-Saharan Africa. 94 taxa are mapped, creating a total cover of 1551 records.

Range Size Rarity (endemism)

Both Species Diversity and Endemism are highest across the centre of the continent from Gambia to Madagascar.

The major hotspots are all located in Gabon,Cameroon and the Congo.

Data Source

10 Main Hotspots

The source of the Dichapetalum distribution is:

Distributiones Plantarum Africanarum 9:249 – 9:265,
19:631 – 19:662, 25:821 – 25:860,30:989, 36:1195,
36:1222, 36:1203 – 36:1206

Last Updated: 3 May 2019