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Taxon: Detarium senegalense J. F. Gmel.

 
Genus: Detarium
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
Subfamily: Detarioideae
Nomen number: 13690
Place of publication: Syst. nat. 2(1):700. 1791
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 28-Oct-1988 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 02-Feb-2006
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 3 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • dattocktree  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • tallowtree  (Source: Hortus 3) - English

Economic Importance:

  • Materials: wood (timber)
  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • NORTHEAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Sudan
    • WEST-CENTRAL TROPICAL AFRICA: Central African Republic, Zaire
    • WEST TROPICAL AFRICA: Cote D'Ivoire, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Liberia, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Togo


References:

  1. Adam, J.-G. Flore descriptive des monts Nimba. (F MtNimba)
  2. Aubréville, A. et al., eds. Flore du Cameroun. (F Cameroun)
  3. Berhaut, J. Flore illustrée du Senegal. (F Senegal)
  4. Boudet, G. et al. Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Mali. 1986 (L Mali)
  5. Boutelje, J. B. Encyclopedia of world timbers, names and technical literature. 1980 (Ency WTimber)
  6. Brunel, J. F. et al., eds. Flore analytique du Togo. Phanerogames. 1984 (F Togo)
  7. Burkill, H. M. The useful plants of west tropical Africa. (Use Pl WT Afr)
  8. Keay, R. W. J. & F. N. Hepper Flora of west tropical Africa, ed. 2. (F WT Afr)
  9. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  10. Lock, J. M. Legumes of Africa: a checklist. 1989 (Leg Africa)

Check other web resources for Detarium senegalense J. F. Gmel. :

  • ILDIS: International Legume Database & Information Service
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=13690. Accessed 21 October 2018.