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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:
Name Verified on: 31-Jul-1987 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 7 (2 active, 2 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Materials: wood;

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • EAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Tanzania
    • WEST-CENTRAL TROPICAL AFRICA: Democratic Republic of the Congo (s.)
    • SOUTH TROPICAL AFRICA: Angola, Malawi, Mozambique, Zambia, Zimbabwe
    • SOUTHERN AFRICA: Botswana (n.), Eswatini, Namibia (n.), South Africa [KwaZulu-Natal (n.), Transvaal]


References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson. 2012. Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource) URL: www.skud.info
  2. Boutelje, J. B. 1980. Encyclopedia of world timbers, names and technical literature
  3. Carrisso, L. W. et al., eds. 1937-. Conspectus florae angolensis.
  4. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). URL: http://ecocrop.fao.org/ecocrop/srv/en/cropListDetails?code=&relation=beginsWith&name=Pterocarpus+angolensis&quantity=1 target='_blank'
  5. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  6. Mabberley, D. J. 1997. The plant-book: a portable dictionary of the vascular plants, ed. 2
  7. Merxmüller, H., ed. 1966-1972. Prodromus einer flora von Sudwestafrika.
  8. National Academy of Sciences. 1979. Tropical legumes: resources for the future
  9. Palmer, E. & N. Pitman. 1972-1973. Trees of southern Africa.
  10. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  11. Rojo, J. P. 1972. Pterocarpus (Leguminosae-Papilionaceae) revised for the world. Phanerog. Monogr. 5:30.
  12. Ross, J. 1972. The flora of Natal.
  13. Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. 1952-. Flora of tropical East Africa.
  14. Uphof, J. C. T. 1968. Dictionary of economic plants, ed. 2.
  15. PROTABASE, the information base of PROTA (Plant Resources of Tropical Africa) (on-line resource).

Check other web resources for Pterocarpus angolensis DC. :

  • SIBIS: South African National Biodiversity Institute's (SANBI) Integrated Biodiversity System
  • On-line Flora of Zimbabwe:
  • 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. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=30283. Accessed 22 July 2019.