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 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 :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
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 African Plants - a Photo Guide
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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