Floral Diversity in the Wetlands of Ibeju-Lekki Area, Lagos, Nigeria

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This is a record of a survey of Floral Diversity in the Wetlands of Ibeju-Lekki Area in Lagos State, Nigeria.

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Onuminya T (2022): Floral Diversity in the Wetlands of Ibeju-Lekki Area, Lagos, Nigeria. v1.0. University of Lagos. Dataset/Occurrence. https://ipt-nigeria.gbif.fr/resource?r=ibejuflora&v=1.0


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Occurrence; flora; Lagos; Wetlands; Observation


Temitope Onuminya
  • Metadata Provider
  • Originator
  • Point Of Contact
Associate Professor
University of Lagos
Department Of Botany
23401 Akoka
Victor Oroleke
  • Processor
Technical assistant
University of Lagos
DEPARTMENT OF BOTANY, Faculty of Science
23401 AKOKA

Geographic Coverage

The survey was done in Ibeju Lekki Local government area of Lagos state.

Bounding Coordinates South West [-90, -180], North East [90, 180]

Taxonomic Coverage

Representative members include class Liliopsida, Polypodiopsida and Magnoliopsida

Phylum Tracheophyta

Temporal Coverage

Start Date 2015-01-01

Project Data

Mobilization of Plants in the Lagos Herbarium

Title Expanding the visibility of the Lagos Herbarium through Digitization and Mobilization of Plant Specimen Data
Identifier BID-AF2020-009-INS
Funding GBIF-BID Grant
Study Area Description The project is domiciled in Lagos, Nigeria

The personnel involved in the project:

Bibliographic Citations

  1. Adeniyi, T.A., | Oyebanji, O.O. | Adeonipekun, P.A. (2016). Floral Diversity in the Wetlands of Ibeju-Lekki Area, Lagos, Nigeria. Ife Journal of Science. 18(3): 729-737.

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