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This species is accepted, and its native range is S. India, Sri Lanka.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

[FTEA]

Rutaceae, J.O. Kokwaro (University of Nairobi). Flora of Tropical East Africa. 1982

Morphology General Habit
Much-branched tree to 8 m. or more.
Morphology Leaves
Leaves alternate, imparipinnate; leaflets 18–40, subopposite or alternate, oblong, asymmetric, 16–33 mm. long, obtuse, paler beneath.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers
Flowers in small pubescent panicles.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Fruit a capsule, oblong, ± 25 mm. long, coriaceous, loculicidally 3-valved.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Seeds
Seeds winged.
Distribution
‘Satinwood’ is a native of India and Sri Lanka.

[FWTA]

Rutaceae, Hutchinson and Dalziel. Flora of West Tropical Africa 1:2. 1958

Vernacular
Satinwood.
Note
From tropical Asia; is cultivated.

Native to:

India, Sri Lanka

Chloroxylon swietenia DC. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
s.coll. [Cat. no. 1268] K001112585
s.coll. [Cat. no. 1268] K001112583
s.coll. [Cat. no. 1268] K001112582
s.coll. [Cat. no. 1268] K001112584

First published in Prodr. 1: 625 (1824)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.

Literature

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • J.P.M. Brenan, Check-lists of the Forest Trees and Shrubs of the British Empire no. 5, part II, Tanganyika Territory p. 539 (1949).

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