Cumulative Dataset

Species Diversity

The Diospyros dataset covers 718 1-degree grid cells out of the total 2169 of sub-Saharan Africa. 83 taxa are mapped, creating a total cover of 1827 records.

Range Size Rarity (endemism)

Both Species Diversity and Endemism are centred around the West African coast.

10 Main Hotspots

The major hotspots are spread throughout the continent.

Data Source

The sources of the Diospyros distribution are:

Distributiones Plantarum Africanarum 36:1191 – 26:1223, 14:440 – 14:494, (1968)

J. Taplin Herbarium Data & TROPICOS

Last Updated: 19 December 2018