Taxon: Mansonia altissima (A. Chev.) A. Chev.

 
Genus: Mansonia
Family: Malvaceae
  Subfamily: Helicteroideae
      Tribe: Helictereae
Nomen number: 401755
Place of publication: Bull. Soc. Bot. France 58(Mém. 8d):138. 1912 ("1911")
Comment: for date of publication see Taxon 37:58. 1988
Name Verified on: 05-Apr-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 12-Mar-2017
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Materials: wood (timber fide Ency WTimber; Pl Book)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Africa

    • West Tropical Africa: Cote D'Ivoire; Ghana; Nigeria
    • West-Central Tropical Africa: Cameroon

References:

  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  • Boutelje, J. B. Encyclopedia of world timbers, names and technical literature. 1980 (Ency WTimber)
  • 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)

Synonyms:

Check other web resources for Mansonia altissima (A. Chev.) A. Chev. :

  • 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.