A Checklist of African Sapindaceae

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This is a checklist of African Sapindaceae in the Lagos University Herbarium at the University of Lagos, Akoka, Lagos, Nigeria.

Data Records

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Researchers should cite this work as follows:

Onuminya T, Ogundipe O, Igbari A, Kemabonta K (2022): A Checklist of African Sapindaceae. v1.4. University of Lagos. Dataset/Checklist. http://ipt-nigeria.gbif.fr/resource?r=checklist_of_sapindaceae_in_the_lagos_herbarium&v=1.4


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GBIF Registration

This resource has been registered with GBIF, and assigned the following GBIF UUID: b4169d00-5488-4c99-a6c8-b666c5f78530.  University of Lagos publishes this resource, and is itself registered in GBIF as a data publisher endorsed by GBIF Nigeria.


Checklist; Inventory regional; Sapindaceae


Temitope Onuminya
  • Metadata Provider
  • Originator
  • Point Of Contact
  • Principal Investigator
Associate Professor
University of Lagos
Department of Botany University of Lagos
23401 Akoka
Oluwatoyin Ogundipe
  • Originator
University of Lagos
Department of Botany, University of Lagos
23401 Akoka
Aramide Igbari
  • Originator
University of Lagos
Department of Botany University of Lagos
23401 Akoka
+234 812 087 8811
Kehinde Kemabonta
  • Originator
University of Lagos
Department of Zoology, University of Lagos
23401 Akoka

Geographic Coverage

The collections are from West and Central Africa

Bounding Coordinates South West [-4.565, -22.5], North East [28.304, 23.906]

Taxonomic Coverage

Collections represents the Family Sapindaceae including the genus Genus Allophylus, Aporrhiza, Atalaya, Blighia, Cardiospermum, Chytranthus, Deinbollia, Dodonaea, Eriocoelum, Ganophyllum, Glenniea, Haplocoelum, Harpullia, Laccodiscus, Lecaniodiscus, Lepisanthes, Litchi, Lychnodiscus, Majidea, Melicoccus, Nephelium, Pancovia, Paullinia, Placodiscus, Radlkofera, Sapindus, Schleichera and Zanha.

Family Sapindaceae (Soap berry Family)
Subfamily Sapindoideae, Dodonaeoideae

Temporal Coverage

Start Date / End Date 2008-11-03 / 2010-10-30

Project Data

Mobilization of Vascular plants in the LUH

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 GBIF-BID Grant
Study Area Description The Project is domiciled at the University of Lagos, Lagos, Nigeria.
Design Description Data was mobilized from preserved voucher specimens in the LUH.

The personnel involved in the project:

Bibliographic Citations

  1. Adeyemi, T.O. and Ogundipe, O.T. (2012). Biodiversity of Sapindaceae in West Africa: A Checklist. International Journal of Biodiversity and Conservation 4(8): 326-358

Additional Metadata

Alternative Identifiers b4169d00-5488-4c99-a6c8-b666c5f78530