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Congo (Kinshasa) Species List

Scientific Name Common Names Notes
Faurea delevoyi River Beechwood  
Faurea intermedia Smallflower Beechwood  
Faurea rochetiana Broadleaf Beechwood  
Faurea saligna African Beechwood  
Faurea wentzeliana Rift Valley Beechwood  
Protea angolensis angolensis Dwarf Northernwoodland Sugarbush  
Protea angolensis angolensis roseola Pink Dwarf Northernwoodland Sugarbush  
Protea angolensis divaricata Northern Northernwoodland Sugarbush  
Protea angolensis divaricata trichanthera Pink Northern Northernwoodland Sugarbush  
Protea argyrea argyrea Shaba Sugarbush  
Protea baumii robusta Robust Dambo Sugarbush  
Protea gaguedi African Sugarbush  
Protea kibarensis kibarensis Kibara Sugarbush  
Protea madiensis madiensis Tall Woodland Sugarbush  
Protea micans lemairei Smooth Glistening Sugarbush  
Protea micans micans Glistening Sugarbush  
Protea micans suffruticosa Rift Valley Glistening Sugarbush  
Protea micans trichophylla Hairy Glistening Sugarbush  
Protea paludosa kolweziensis Kolwezi Swamp Sugarbush  
Protea paludosa secundifolia Sand Swamp Sugarbush  
Protea petiolaris elegans Elegant Sickleleaf Sugarbush  
Protea petiolaris petiolaris Sickleleaf Sugarbush  
Protea poggei poggei Erect Star Sugarbush  
Protea rupestris Rocket Sugarbush  
Protea welwitschii Dwarf Savanna Sugarbush  

The above list is probably incomplete. We welcome your opinions and comments and will include them in this page. We are particularly interested in local common names and notes on distribution.

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