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Taxon: Dalbergia melanoxylon Guill. & Perr.

 
Genus: Dalbergia
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
Subfamily: Faboideae
Tribe: Dalbergieae
Nomen number: 405953
Place of publication: A. Guillemin et al., Fl. Seneg. tent. 1:227, t. 53. 1832
Link to protologue:
Comment: authorship of this family in Guillemin et al. is indicated on p. 271
Name Verified on: 26-Nov-1996 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 06-Jul-2009
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 3 (3 active, 3 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: potential for agroforestry
  • Materials: wood; wood

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • NORTHEAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Chad, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Sudan
    • EAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda
    • WEST-CENTRAL TROPICAL AFRICA: Central African Republic, Zaire
    • WEST TROPICAL AFRICA: Burkina Faso, Cote D'Ivoire, Guinea, Nigeria, Senegal
    • SOUTH TROPICAL AFRICA: Angola, Malawi, Mozambique, Zambia, Zimbabwe
    • SOUTHERN AFRICA: Botswana, Namibia, South Africa, [Limpopo, Mpumalanga] Swaziland


    Naturalized

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India (w. peninsular)


References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  2. Burkill, H. M. The useful plants of west tropical Africa. (Use Pl WT Afr)
  3. Carrisso, L. W. et al., eds. Conspectus florae angolensis. (F Angol)
  4. Darbyshire, I. et al., eds. The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, an annotated checklist. 2015 (L Sudan)
  5. Dassanayake, M. D. & F. R. Fosberg, eds. A revised handbook to the flora of Ceylon. (F Ceylon)
  6. Devi Prasad, A. G. et al. 1994. Genetic diversity of Dalbergia species and their distribution in Karnataka, India (Dalbergia Wkshop) 70.
  7. Exell, A. W. et al., eds. Flora zambesiaca. (F Zamb)
  8. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  9. Germishuizen, G. & N. L. Meyer, eds. Plants of southern Africa: an annotated checklist. Strelitzia 14. 2003 (Pl SAfr ed2)
  10. Hedberg, I. & S. Edwards Flora of Ethiopia. 1989- (and Eritrea. 2000) (F Ethiop)
  11. Jardin botanique national de Belgique Flore du Congo, du Rwanda et du Burundi (Flore d'Afrique centrale). (F Afr Centr)
  12. Keay, R. W. J. & F. N. Hepper Flora of west tropical Africa, ed. 2. (F WT Afr)
  13. Ladipo, D. O. 1994. Dalbergia species of West Africa: botany, distribution and potential for agroforestry (Dalbergia Wkshop) 32.
  14. Lock, J. M. Legumes of Africa: a checklist. 1989 (Leg Africa)
  15. Mabberley, D. J. The plant-book: a portable dictionary of the vascular plants, ed. 2. 1997 (Pl Book)
  16. Nshubemuki, L. 1994. Recent progress in silviculture research on Dalbergia melanoxylon (Dalbergia Wkshop) 48-57.
  17. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  18. Sanjappa, M. Legumes of India. 1992 (Leg India)
  19. Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. Flora of tropical East Africa. (F TE Afr)

Check other web resources for Dalbergia melanoxylon Guill. & Perr. :

  • 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. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=405953. Accessed 15 November 2018.