Taxon: Entandrophragma angolense (Welw.) C. DC.

 
Genus: Entandrophragma
Family: Meliaceae
Nomen number: 401451
Place of publication: Bull. Herb. Boissier 2:582, t. 21. 1894
Name Verified on: 16-Mar-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 16-Mar-1995
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Materials: wood (fide F TE Afr; Pl Book)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Africa

    • East Tropical Africa: Kenya; Uganda
    • Northeast Tropical Africa: Sudan
    • South Tropical Africa: Angola
    • West Tropical Africa: Cote D'Ivoire; Ghana; Guinea; Liberia; Nigeria; Sierra Leone
    • West-Central Tropical Africa: Cameroon; Equatorial Guinea; Zaire

References:

  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info) (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  • Boutelje, J. B. Encyclopedia of world timbers, names and technical literature. 1980 (Ency WTimber)
  • Keay, R. W. J. Trees of Nigeria. 1989 (Trees Nigeria)
  • Keay, R. W. J. & F. N. Hepper Flora of west tropical Africa, ed. 2. 1953-1972 (F WT Afr)
  • Mabberley, D. J. The plant-book: a portable dictionary of the vascular plants, ed. 2. 1997 (Pl Book)
  • Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. Flora of tropical East Africa. 1952- (F TE Afr)

Check other web resources for Entandrophragma angolense (Welw.) C. DC. :

  • 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.