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Taxon: Milicia excelsa (Welw.) C. C. Berg

 
Genus: Milicia
Family: Moraceae
Tribe: Moreae
Nomen number: 400741
Place of publication: Bull. Jard. Bot. Natl. Belg. 52:227. 1982
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 16-Nov-1994 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 2 (1 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

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

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Materials: wood (timber for ship building, furnitures and wagons) wood; wood

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • NORTHEAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Ethiopia
    • EAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda
    • WEST-CENTRAL TROPICAL AFRICA: Cameroon, Central African Republic, Gabon
    • WEST TROPICAL AFRICA: Benin, Guinea-Bissau, Nigeria
    • SOUTH TROPICAL AFRICA: Angola, Malawi, Mozambique, Zambia, Zimbabwe


References:

  1. Abbiw, D. K. 1990. Useful plants of Ghana Intermediate Technology Publications & Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  2. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson. 2012. Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource) URL: www.skud.info
  3. Aubréville, A. et al., eds. 1985. Flore du Cameroun. 28:9.
  4. Berg, C. C. 1986. The delimitation and subdivision of the genus Maclura (Moraceae). Proc. Kon. Ned. Akad. Wetensch., C 89C:246.
  5. Berg, C. C. 1989. Moraceae. Flora of tropical East Africa. 6.
  6. Keay, R. W. J. & F. N. Hepper. 1958. Flora of west tropical Africa, ed. 2. 1:595. Note: = Chlorophora
  7. Keay, R. W. J. 1989. Trees of Nigeria
  8. Mabberley, D. J. 1997. The plant-book: a portable dictionary of the vascular plants, ed. 2
  9. Uphof, J. C. T. 1968. Dictionary of economic plants, ed. 2. 126. Note: = Chlorophora

Check other web resources for Milicia excelsa (Welw.) C. C. Berg :

  • On-line Flora of Zimbabwe:
  • 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=400741. Accessed 20 July 2019.