Taxon: Pterocarpus angolensis DC.

 
Genus: Pterocarpus
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
Subfamily: Faboideae
Tribe: Dalbergieae
Nomen number: 30283
Place of publication: Prodr. 2:419. 1825
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 31-Jul-1987 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 23-Aug-1994
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 2 in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Materials: wood ()

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • EAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Tanzania
    • WEST-CENTRAL TROPICAL AFRICA: Zaire (s.)
    • SOUTH TROPICAL AFRICA: Angola, Malawi, Mozambique, Zambia, Zimbabwe
    • SOUTHERN AFRICA: Botswana (n.), Namibia (n.), South Africa, [KwaZulu-Natal (n.), Transvaal] Swaziland


References:

  1. PROTABASE, the information base of PROTA (Plant Resources of Tropical Africa) (on-line resource). (PROTA4U)
  2. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  3. Boutelje, J. B. Encyclopedia of world timbers, names and technical literature. 1980 (Ency WTimber)
  4. Carrisso, L. W. et al., eds. Conspectus florae angolensis. (F Angol)
  5. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  6. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  7. Mabberley, D. J. The plant-book: a portable dictionary of the vascular plants, ed. 2. 1997 (Pl Book)
  8. Merxmüller, H., ed. Prodromus einer flora von Sudwestafrika. (F Namib)
  9. National Academy of Sciences Tropical legumes: resources for the future. 1979 (Trop Leg)
  10. Palmer, E. & N. Pitman Trees of southern Africa. (Trees SAfr)
  11. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  12. Rojo, J. P. 1972. Pterocarpus (Leguminosae-Papilionaceae) revised for the world Phanerog. Monogr. 5:30.
  13. Ross, J. The flora of Natal. (F Natal)
  14. Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. Flora of tropical East Africa. (F TE Afr)
  15. Uphof, J. C. T. Dictionary of economic plants, ed. 2. (Dict Econ Pl)

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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=30283. Accessed 24 May 2018.