A Checklist of Fulfulde Names of Plants from Mambila Plateau, Taraba State, Nigeria

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This is a checklist of plants from Mambilla Plateau, Taraba state, Nigeria.

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Onuminya T, Ogundipe O, Igbari A (2022): A Checklist of Fulfulde Names of Plants from Mambila Plateau, Taraba State, Nigeria. v1.1. University of Lagos. Dataset/Checklist. http://ipt-nigeria.gbif.fr/resource?r=mambilla_plants&v=1.1


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GBIF Registration

This resource has been registered with GBIF, and assigned the following GBIF UUID: abeb4f7c-9244-4a9f-90cb-4ea93d26bdb1.  University of Lagos publishes this resource, and is itself registered in GBIF as a data publisher endorsed by GBIF Nigeria.


Checklist; Fulfude; Mambilla; Flora; Inventoryregional


Temitope Onuminya
  • Metadata Provider
  • Originator
  • Point Of Contact
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
Aderopo Akinsoji
  • Principal Investigator
Vice Chancellor
Westland University
Iwo, Osun State
23401 Iwo

Geographic Coverage

The samples were collected from Mambilla Plateau in Taraba State, Nigeria

Bounding Coordinates South West [6.654, 10.36], North East [8.277, 12.173]

Taxonomic Coverage

Higher Plants comprising members of the Family Acanthaceae, Amaranthaceae, Amaryllidaceae, Anacardiaceae, Annonaceae, Araceae,  Araliaceae, Arecaceae, Asclepidiaceae, Asteracae, Balanitaceae, Bignoniaceae, Bombacaceae, Boraginaceae, Bromeliaceae, Burseraceae, Capparidaceae, Caricaceae, Celastraceae, Clusiaceae, Combretaceae, Convolvulaceae, Cruciferae, Cucurbitaceae, Cyathaceae, Cyperaceae, Dennstaedtiaceae, Dioscoreaceae, Ebenaceae, Euphorbiaceae, Hypericaceae, Lauraceae, Loganiaceae, Malvaceae,  Meliaceae, Moraceae, Musaceae, Myrtaceae, Nymphaeaceae, Ochnaceae, Olacaceae, Pandanaceae, Poaceae, Polygalaceae, Rosaceae, Rubiaceae, Rutaceae, Sapindaceae, Sapotaceae, Solanaceae, Sterculiaceae, Ulmaceae, Verbenaceae, Zingiberaceae, Apocynaceae, Arecaceae, Bombacaceae, Clusiaceae, Theaceae, Fabaceae, Flacourtiaceae, Malvaceae, Meliaceae, Rubiaceae

Phylum Tracheophyta
Class Liliopsida, Magnoliopsida

Temporal Coverage

Start Date / End Date 2011-06-06 / 2012-06-30

Project Data

The Project is on mobilizing higher plant taxa within the Lagos University Herbarium domiciled at the Department of Botany, University of Lagos, Lagos, Nigeria.

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. Akinsoji A. and Adeyemi, T.O. (2014). Fulfulde Names of Plants in Mambilla Plateau. Nigerian Journal of Botany 27 (1): 1-198

Additional Metadata

Alternative Identifiers abeb4f7c-9244-4a9f-90cb-4ea93d26bdb1