African Plant Database

Xylocarpus granatum J. König
Protologue : Naturforscher (Halle) 20: 2 (1784)
Information on the genus : Xylocarpus
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Xylocarpus benadirensis Mattei (1908)
=Carapa obovata Blume (1825)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Geophyte- Ht 5 m. Alt: 1 - 10 m. Distribution: KN
Biol./Eco : Tree; distribution: Africa.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • KLOPPER R.R., CHATELAIN C,. & AL. (2006). Checklist Flowering Plants of Sub-Saharan Africa. Sabonet report 42 : 445
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