African Plant Database


Azadirachta indica A. Juss.
Family : MELIACEAE
Protologue : Mém. Mus. Hist. Nat. 19: 221, pl. 2, f. 5 (1830)
Information on the genus : Azadirachta
Basionym : Melia azadirachta L.
 
 
Status
Statuts nomenclatural : new name
Status for MA : accepted (naturalised)
Status for NA : accepted (cultivated)
Status for TA : accepted (cultivated)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Melia indica (A. Juss.) Brandis (1874)
 Melia azadirachta L. (1753)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Ecology : Planted.
Mada.
Biol./Eco : 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
  • César J. & C. Chatelain (2019). Flore illustrée du Tchad. Conservatoire et Jardin botaniques de Genève, Coopération Suisse & Univ. N'Djaména

Bibliography other :
  • Peyre de Fabrègues B. & J. P. Lebrun (1976). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Niger. Maison Alfort
  • Boudet G. & J.P. Lebrun (1986). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Mali. Etudes et Synthèses IEMVT 16
  • Cat. Pl. Vasc. Burkina Faso:292 (2012)
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
carte afrique num 56930
 
Record n°56930 modified 2014-09-10
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