Checklist of flora in Ogba Zoo, Edo State, Nigeria

Latest version published by University of Lagos on Apr 1, 2023 University of Lagos
Publication date:
1 April 2023
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This is an inventory of plants growing in Ogba Zoo, Edo State, Nigeria.

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 571 records.

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Researchers should cite this work as follows:

Aigbokhan E (2023): Checklist of flora in Ogba Zoo, Edo State, Nigeria. v1.1. University of Lagos. Dataset/Checklist.


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GBIF Registration

This resource has been registered with GBIF, and assigned the following GBIF UUID: 9bb34d3b-3b67-4fee-857e-d62627e9b95e.  University of Lagos publishes this resource, and is itself registered in GBIF as a data publisher endorsed by GBIF Nigeria.


Checklist; flora; Ogba zoo; Edo state; Nigeria; Inventoryregional


Emmanuel Aigbokhan
  • Author
  • Originator
  • Point Of Contact
University of Benin
Department of Plant Biology & Biotechnology, University of Benin, PMB 1154
Temitope Onuminya
  • Metadata Provider
  • Publisher
Associate Professor
University of Lagos
Department Of Botany
23401 Akoka
Oluwatoyin Ogundipe
  • Principal Investigator
University of Lagos
23401 AKOKA

Geographic Coverage

Collection was recorded in Ogba Zoo, Edo state, Nigeria

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

Taxonomic Coverage

Acanthaceae Achariaceae Amaranthaceae Amaryllidaceae Anacardiaceae Annonaceae Apocynaceae Araceae Araucariaceae Arecaceae Aristolochiaceae Asparagaceae Aspleniaceae Asteraceae Begoniaceae Bignoniaceae Burseraceae Cactaceae Calophyllaceae Cannabaceae Capparaceae Caricaceae Casuarinaceae Celastraceae Chrysobalanaceae Cleomaceae Clusiaceae Colchicaceae Combretaceae Commelinaceae Connaraceae Convolvulaceae Costaceae Crassulaceae Cucurbitaceae Cyperaceae Dennstaedtiaceae Dichapetalaceae Dilleniaceae Dioscoreaceae Ebenaceae Erythropalaceae Euphorbiaceae Fabaceae Gentianaceae Gleicheniaceae Hypericaceae Icacinaceae Irvingiaceae Lamiaceae Lauraceae Lecythidaceae Linaceae Linderniaceae Loganiaceae Loranthaceae Lycopodiaceae Lygodiaceae Malvaceae Marantaceae Melastomataceae Meliaceae Menispermaceae Metteniusaceae Molluginaceae Moraceae Musaceae Myristicaceae Myrtaceae Nephrolepidaceae Nymphaeaceae Ochnaceae Olacaceae Oleaceae Onagraceae Opiliaceae Orchidaceae Oxalidaceae Pandaceae Passifloraceae Pentadiplandraceae Peraceae Phyllanthaceae Pinaceae Piperaceae Plantaginaceae Poaceae Polygalaceae Polygonaceae Polypodiaceae Portulacaceae Pteridaceae Putranjivaceae Rhizophoraceae Rubiaceae Rutaceae Salicaceae Sapindaceae Sapotaceae Selaginellaceae Simaroubaceae Smilacaceae Solanaceae Solanaceae Strombosiaceae Talinaceae Urticaceae Verbenaceae Violaceae Vitaceae Zingiberaceae

Phylum Tracheophyta
Class Magnoliopsida, Liliopsida, Polypodiopsida

Project Data

Mobilization of Nigerian Coastal Biodiversity Data

Title Implementation of the Biodiversity Information and data System for Coastal Ecosystems in Nigeria - BID-AF2020-022-NAC
Identifier BID-AF2020-022-NAC
Funding GBIF-BID Grant
Study Area Description Nigerian Coastal Environments

The personnel involved in the project:

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