African Plant Database


Carapa Aubl.
Family : MELIACEAE
Protologue : Hist. Pl. Guiane 2(Suppl.): 32, t. 387 (1775)
Notes : genus place holder: the genus is not present in Madagascar
 
Species
 
Status
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • LEBRUN, J. P. & A. L. STORK (1992). Enumération des plantes à fleurs d’Afrique tropicale. Chrysobalanaceae à Apiaceae. Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 2: 211
  • KENFACK, D. & al. (2007). Diversity and distribution of Carapa Aubl. (Meliaceae) in Africa.
  • CHEVALLIER, M.-H. & al. (2010). Refuges forestiers dans les genres Entandrophragma et Carapa dans le bassin du Congo. Scripta Bot. Belg. : 46:115
  • KENFACK, D. & al. (2010). Why do ants abound in Carapa trees? Insights into an overlooked ant-plant interaction. Scripta Bot. Belg. : 46:232
  • GUÈYE, M. & al. (2010). Importance socio-culturelle, potentialités économiques et thérapeutiques du Carapa (Meliaceae) au Sénégal.
  • Trop. Afr. Flow. Plants (Ecol. Distr.) 6: 55 (2011).

Bibliography other :
  • Kenfack D. (2011). A synoptic Revision of Carapa (Meliaceae). Harvard Pap. Bot. 16(2): 117-128 
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
 
Map
carte afrique num 189105
 
Record n°189105 modified 2017-02-28
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