Taxon: Fleroya ledermannii (K. Krause) Y. F. Deng

Genus: Fleroya
Family: Rubiaceae
Nomen number: 458475
Place of publication: Taxon 56:247. 2007
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 30-Jan-2009 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 30-Jan-2009
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Materials: wood (fide Ency WTimber, as Mitragyna ledermannii)

Distributional Range:


  • Africa

    • West Tropical Africa: Cote D'Ivoire ; Ghana ; Liberia ; Nigeria
    • West-Central Tropical Africa: Cameroon ; Congo ; Gabon ; Zaire


  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  • Deng, Y.-F. 2007. Fleroya, a substitute name for Hallea J.-F. Leroy (Rubiaceae) (Taxon) 56:247.
  • Keay, R. W. J. Trees of Nigeria. 1989 (Trees Nigeria)


Check other web resources for Fleroya ledermannii (K. Krause) Y. F. Deng :

  • 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.