Taxon: Maesopsis eminii Engl.

 
Genus: Maesopsis
Family: Rhamnaceae
Tribe: Maesopsideae
Nomen number: 23092
Place of publication: Pflanzenw. Ost-Afrikas C:255. 1895
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 31-May-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 30-Apr-2007
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: potential as soil improver ()
  • Environmental: shade/shelter ()
  • Materials: wood (fide Ency WTimber; F TE Afr)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • NORTHEAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Sudan
    • EAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda
    • WEST-CENTRAL TROPICAL AFRICA: Cameroon, Congo
    • WEST TROPICAL AFRICA: Cote D'Ivoire, Liberia, Nigeria, Togo
    • SOUTH TROPICAL AFRICA: Zambia


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Aubréville, A. et al., eds. Flore du Cameroun. (F Cameroun)
  2. Boutelje, J. B. Encyclopedia of world timbers, names and technical literature. 1980 (Ency WTimber)
  3. Exell, A. W. et al., eds. Flora zambesiaca. (F Zamb)
  4. Faridah Hanum, I. & L. J. G. van der Maesen, eds. 1997. Auxiliary plants (Pl Res SEAs) 11:184-187.
  5. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  6. Keay, R. W. J. Trees of Nigeria. 1989 (Trees Nigeria)
  7. Keay, R. W. J. & F. N. Hepper Flora of west tropical Africa, ed. 2. (F WT Afr)
  8. Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. Flora of tropical East Africa. (F TE Afr)

Check other web resources for Maesopsis eminii Engl. :

  • 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.

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=23092. Accessed 18 June 2018.