African Plant Database


Khaya A. Juss.
Family : MELIACEAE
Protologue : Mém. Mus. Hist. Nat. 19: 249, pl. 10 (1830)
 
Species
 
Status
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Garretia Welw. (1859)
 
Ecology and distribution

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: 212
  • LEBRUN, J. P. & A. L. STORK (1995). Enumération des plantes à fleurs d’Afrique tropicale. Monocotyledones: Limnocharitaceae à Poaceae. Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 3: 321
  • KIEHN, M. & K. RAYNER (2001). Mahagoni – wertvolle Tropenhölzer der Alten und Neuen Welt. Palmengarten 61/1: 40-45
  • SOKPON, N. & C. OUINSAVI (2002). Utilisations du Khaya senegalensis en médecine traditionnelle au Bénin. Rev. Méd. Pharm. Africaines 16: 9-19
  • GITHITHO, A. N. (2002). Coastal plant conservation in East Africa: the work of the National Museums of Kenya in the sacred Khaya forests of coastal Kenya.
  • LEHMANN, I. & E. KIOKO (2005). Lepidoptera diversity, floristic composition and structure of three Kaya forests on the south coast of Kenya. J. E. Africa Nat. Hist. Soc. 94: 121-163 
  • GAOUE, O. G. & T. TICKTIN (2007). Patterns of harvesting foliage and bark from the multipurpose tree Khaya senegalensis in Benin: Variation across ecological regions and its impacts on population structure. Biol. Conservation 137: 424-436
  • Trop. Afr. Flow. Plants (Ecol. Distr.) 6: 65 (2011).

Bibliography other :
  • Bouka Dipelet U.G., J. Florence & C. Dounenge (2017). Khayae (Meliaceae) specierum Nomenclator. Adansonia, sér. 3 39(1): 1-16 
 
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 191809
 
Record n°191809 modified 2008-12-27
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