African Plant Database


Melia azedarach L.
Family : MELIACEAE
Protologue : Sp. Pl. 1: 384-385 (1753)  
Information on the genus : Melia
 
 
Status
Status for MA : accepted (naturalised)
Status for NA : accepted (cultivated)
Status for SA : accepted (cultivated)
Status for TA : accepted (cultivated)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Melia dubia Cav. (1789)
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : Tree, Ht 1 - 30 m. Alt: 10 - 2000 m. Distribution: BOT, LES, NAM, EC, FS, GA, KN, LP, MP, NC, NW, WC, SWZ
Mada.
Biol./Eco : Shrub, Tree; distribution: Naturalised in Madagascar.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Drug Pl. Africa : 72 (1949).
  • Checklist Flow. Pl. Sub-Saharan Africa : 444 (2006).

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Battandier, J.A & L.C. Trabut (1888). Flore de l'Algérie [Dicot] 1(1): 171 
  • METRO, A & C. SAUVAGE (1955). Flore des végétaux ligneux de la Mamora. La Nature au Maroc.
  • POTTIER-ALAPETITE, G. (1979). Flore de la Tunisie 1: 460
  • ALI, S. I., S. M. H. JAFRI & A. EL GADI (ed.) (1983). Flora of Libya. 93: 2
  • List. Esp. Sylv. Canarias : 113 (2004).

Bibliography other :
  • Cat. Pl. Vasc. Burkina Faso:293 (2012)
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
see under chg
see under The Euro-Mediterranean Plant Base
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
carte afrique num 56907
 
Record n°56907 modified 2007-04-17
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