Taxon: Guarea cedrata (A. Chev.) Pellegr.

Genus: Guarea
Family: Meliaceae
Nomen number: 401693
Place of publication: Bull. Soc. Bot. France 85:180. 1928
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 03-Apr-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 22-May-1997
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Materials: wood (timber fide Trees Nigeria)

Distributional Range:


  • Africa

    • East Tropical Africa: Uganda
    • West Tropical Africa: Benin ; Cote D'Ivoire ; Ghana ; Liberia ; Nigeria ; Sierra Leone ; Togo
    • West-Central Tropical Africa: Cameroon ; Central African Republic ; Congo ; Equatorial Guinea ; Gabon ; Zaire


  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on 2012 (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. (F WT Afr)
  • Pennington, T. D. 1981. Meliaceae Fl. Neotrop. Monogr. 28:454.
  • Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. Flora of tropical East Africa. (F TE Afr)

Check other web resources for Guarea cedrata (A. Chev.) Pellegr. :

  • 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.