CHECKLIST

A Checklist of Higher Plant Collections in the Lagos University Herbarium (LUH), Lagos, Nigeria

Latest version published by University of Lagos on 26 April 2022 University of Lagos
This is a species checklist of higher plant collections within the Lagos University Herbarium domiciled at the Department of Botany, University of Lagos, Akoka Campus, Lagos, Nigeria.
Publication date:
26 April 2022
Hosted by:
University of Lagos
License:
CC-BY 4.0

Data Records

The data in this checklist resource has been published as a Darwin Core Archive (DwC-A), which is a standardized format for sharing biodiversity data as a set of one or more data tables. The core data table contains 1,063 records.

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Onuminya T, Ogundipe O, Igbari A (2022): A Checklist of Higher Plant Collections in the Lagos University Herbarium (LUH), Lagos, Nigeria. v1.2. University of Lagos. Dataset/Checklist. http://ipt-nigeria.gbif.fr/resource?r=achecklistofhigherplants&v=1.2

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GBIF Registration

This resource has been registered with GBIF, and assigned the following GBIF UUID: d7377484-4d04-475e-aded-a58609ec8523.  University of Lagos publishes this resource, and is itself registered in GBIF as a data publisher endorsed by GBIF Nigeria.

Keywords

Checklist; Higher Plants; Preserved Specimen; LUH; University of Lagos; Tracheophytes

Contacts

Who created the resource:

Temitope Onuminya
Associate Professor
University of Lagos
Department of Botany University of Lagos
23401 Akoka
Lagos
NG
+2347030241452
http://www.unilag.edu.ng/botany
Oluwatoyin Ogundipe
Professor
University of Lagos
Department of Botany, University of Lagos
23401 Akoka
Lagos
NG
+2348023201618
http://cebcem.unilag.edu.ng
Aramide Igbari

Who can answer questions about the resource:

Temitope Onuminya
Associate Professor
University of Lagos
Department of Botany University of Lagos
23401 Akoka
Lagos
NG
+2347030241452
http://www.unilag.edu.ng/botany

Who filled in the metadata:

Temitope Onuminya
Associate Professor
University of Lagos
Department of Botany University of Lagos
23401 Akoka
Lagos
NG
+2347030241452
http://www.unilag.edu.ng/botany

Who else was associated with the resource:

Principal Investigator
Temitope Onuminya
Associate Professor
University of Lagos
Department of Botany University of Lagos
23401 Akoka
Lagos
NG
+2347030241452
http://www.unilag.edu.ng/botany
Curator
George Nodza
Lecturer
University of Lagos
Department of Botany University of Lagos
23401 Akoka
Lagos
NG
+2348028005129
http://www.unilag.edu.ng/Botany

Geographic Coverage

The collections covers a geographic range of Africa and North America.

Bounding Coordinates South West [0.352, -124.805], North East [49.611, 18.633]

Taxonomic Coverage

The collection comprises of higher plants including taxa from the Pteridophytes, Gymnosperms and Angiosperms. The following genera are represented: Abelmoschus, Abrus, Abutilon, Acacia, Acalypha, Acanthospermum, Acanthus, Achyranthes, Acioa, Acridocarpus, Adenostemma, Adhatoda, Aedesia, Aerva, Agelaea, Ageratum, Aidia, Alafia, Albizia, Alchornea, Alectra, Allamanda, Allophylus, Alsodeiopsis, Alstonia, Alternanthera, Amaranthus, Amauriella, Ambrosia, Amorphophallus, Ampelocissus, Anacardium, Anagallis, Ananas, Anchomanes, Ancylobothrys, Andrographis, Aneilema, Angelonia, Aningeria, Annona, Antennaria, Anthocleista, Antiaris, Antidesma, Antigonon, Anubias, Apios, Argemone, Argyreia, Aristolochia, Artemisia, Artocarpus, Asarum, Aspilia, Asystasia, Avicennia, Azadirachta, Baissea, Bambusa, Baphia, Basella, Begonia, Beilschmiedia, Bertiera, Bidens, Blighia, Blumea, Boerhavia, Borreria, Bougainvillea, Bridelia, Browalia, Brunfelsia, Bryophyllum, Bucheria, Byrsocarpus, Caesalpinia, Caladium, Calamus, Calliandra, Calophyllum, Calotropis, Calycobolus, Camellia, Camerunia, Campylospermum, Cananga, Canna, Cannabis, Canthium, Caperonia, Capsicum, Carapa, Cardiospermum, Carica, Carissa, Carpolobia, Cassia, Cassytha, Casuarina, Catharanthus, Cathormion, Cedrela, Celosia, Cenchrus, Centotheca, Centrosema, Cephaelis, Ceropegia, Cestrum, Chamaecrista, Chasmanthera, Chassalia, Chloris, Chromolaena, Chrozophora, Chrysanthellum, Chrysobalanus, Chrysophyllum, Chrysopogon, Chytranthus, Cissampelos, Cissus, Claoxylon, Cleistopholis, Clerodendrum, Clitoria, Cnestis, Cnidoscolus, Cochlospermum, Cocos, Codiaeum, Coffea, Coix, Cola, Colocasia, Commelina, Conyza, Craterispermum, Crossopteryx, Crotalaria, Croton, Ctenium, Cuscuta, Cussonia, Cuviera, Cyanotis, Cyathula, Cycnium, Cymbopogon, Cyperus, Cyrtosperma, Dactyloctenium, Dalbergia, Daniellia, Datura, Deinbollia, Dennettia, Desmodium, Detarium, Dialium, Dichapetalum, Dichrocephala, Dictyandra, Digitaria, Diodia, Dioscorea, Diospyros , Dodonaea , Dombeya, Dorstenia, Dracaena, Drepanocarpus, Drypetes, Duparquetia, Duranta, Echinochloa, Echinops, Eclipta, Eichhornia, Ekebergia, Elaeis, Eleocharis, Elephantopus, Eleusine, Eleutheranthera, Emilia, Enantia, Entada, Entandrophragma, Eragrostis, Erigeron, Eriocoelum, Eriosema, Erythrina, Erythrophleum, Ethulia, Euclinia, Euphorbia, Fadogia, Farquharia, Ficus, Fimbristylis, Flabellaria, Flagellaria, Floscopa, Fuirena, Funtumia, Gaertnera, Galinsoga, Garcinia, Gardenia, Geophila, Gerbera, Glinus, Gliricidia, Glossonema, Glycine, Gmelina, Gomphrena, Gongronema, Gossypium, Griffonia, Guarea, Guizotia, Gutenbergia, Gynura, Hackelochloa, Haematoxylum, Hallea, Hamelia, Harrisonia, Harungana, Hedranthera, Heeria, Heinsia, Helenium, Helichrysum, Heteropogon, Heteropteris, Hevea, Hewittia, Hexalobus, Hibiscus, Hilleria, Holarrhena, Homalium, Humularia, Hunteria, Hura, Hybanthus, Hydrolea, Hylodendron, Hyparrhenia, Hyperthelia, Icacina, Ilex, Ilysanthes, Impatiens, Imperata, Indigofera, Inula, Ipomoea, Isoberlinia, Isolona, Ixora, Jasminum, Jateorhiza, Jatropha, Kalanchoe, Keetia, Khaya, Kohantia, Kotschya, Kyllinga, Lactuca, Lagerstroemia, Laggera, Landolphia, Lannea, Lantana, Lasianthera, Launaea, Laurus, Lawsonia, Lecaniodiscus, Leersia, Lepistemon, Leptadenia, Leptaspis, Leptaulus, Leptoderris, Linociera, Lippia, Litchi, Lobelia, Lonchocarpus, Loudetia, Lovoa, Lycopersicum, Lycopodium, Lygodium, Macaranga, Macrosphyra, Maesobotrya, Majidea, Malacantha, Mallotus, Malvaviscus, Manihot, Manilkara, Manniophyton, Mansonia, Maprounea, Maranthes, Margaritaria, Mariscus, Massularia, Melanodiscus, Melanthera, Melochia, Merremia, Mezoneuron, Microglossa, Mikania, Milicia, Millettia, Mimusops, Mitracarpus, Mitragyna, Monocymbium, Monodora, Morinda, Morus, Mostuea, Motandra, Mucuna, Mullugo, Musanga, Mussaenda, Myrianthus, Napoleonaea, Nauclea, Neoboutonia, Nerium, Nicotiana, Nuxia, Nymphaea, Oenothera, Olax, Oldenlandia, Oligocodon, Olyra , Oplismenus, Opuntia, Ormocarpum, Ostryocarpus, Ostryoderris, Otomeria, Ouratea, Oxyanthus, Palisota, Pancovia, Pandiaka, Panicum, Paraberlinia, Parinari, Parkia, Parkinsonia , Paspalum, Paullinia, Pauridiantha, Pavetta, Pedilanthus, Peltophorum, Pennisetum, Pentaclethra, Pentadiplandra, Pentodon, Peperomia, Pergularia, Pericopsis, Persea, Persicaria, Petiveria, Petrea, Phaseolus, Philoxerus, Phoenix, Phragmites, Phyla, Phyllanthus, Physalis, Phytolacca, Picralima, Piper, Pistia, Pithecellobium, Pittosporum, Placodiscus, Pleiocarpa, Pleioceras, Plukenetia, Plumbago, Plumeria, Poga, Polyalthia, Polygala, Polygonum, Polyscias, Polyspatha, Polysphaeria, Pouteria, Premna, Prosopis, Pseudarthria, Pseudocedrela, Pseudomussaenda,Psorospermum, Psychotria, Psydrax, Pterocarpus, Pterostegia, Pueraria, Pulicaria, Pupalia, Pycreus, Pyrenacantha, Radlkofera, Raphia, Rauvolfia, Remirea, Rhaphidophora, Rhaphiostylis, Rhektophyllum, Rhigiocarya, Rhynchelytrum, Rhynchosia, Rhynchospora, Rinorea, Rothmannia, Rumex, Rutidea, Rytigynia, Saba, Sabicea, Saccharum, Sacciolepis, Samanea, Sansevieria, Santaloides, Sapindus, Sarcocephalus, Sargassum, Schefflera, Schrebera, Schumanniophyton, Scleria, Sclerocarpus, Scoparia, Secamone, Securidaca, Senecio, Senna, Sesbania, Setaria, Sida, Sideroxylon , Solanum, Sonchus, Sorghum, Soyauxia, Spermacoce, Sphagneticola, Sphenocentrum, Sphenoclea, Spigelia, Spilanthes, Sporobolus, Stachytarpheta, Stephania, Sterculia, Stipa, Stomatanthes, Strelitzia, Striga, Strombosia, Strophanthus, Struchium, Strychnos, Stylochiton, Stylosanthes, Swartzia, Symphonia, Synedrella, Synsepalum, Tabernaemontana, Tacca, Tagetes, Tectona, Tephrosia, Terminalia, Tetrapleura, Thea, Thelepogon, Theobroma, Thevetia, Thryallis, Thuja, Tidestromia, Tinospora, Tithonia, Tradescantia, Tragia, Tragus, Treculia, Trema, Trianthema, Triaspis, Trichilia, Tridax, Tridesmostemon, Trilepisium, Triplochiton, Triplotaxis, Triticum, Turraea, Uraria, Urena, Usteria, Uvaria, Vernonia, Vigna, Vinca, Virectaria, Vismia, Vitellaria, Voacanga, Waltheria, Wissadula, Wisteria, Ximenia, Xylopia, Xyris, Zanha, Zapoteca, Zea, Zebrina, Zornia

Phylum  Tracheophyta

Project Data

This is an effort to mobilize and digitize plant specimen in the Lagos Herbarium for improved decision making on the conservation of the species.

Title Expanding the visibility of the Lagos Herbarium through Digitization and Mobilization of Plant Specimen Data - BID-AF2020-009-INS
Identifier BID-AF2020-009-INS
Funding The project is funded by the GBIF-BID Institutional based grant.
Study Area Description The project is carried out at the University of Lagos, Akoka, Lagos, Nigeria.
Design Description Data was mobilized from preserved specimen collections within the Lagos University Herbarium.

The personnel involved in the project:

Additional Metadata

Alternative Identifiers d7377484-4d04-475e-aded-a58609ec8523
http://ipt-nigeria.gbif.fr/resource?r=achecklistofhigherplants