1. Family: Meliaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Trichilia P.Browne
      1. Trichilia monadelpha (Thonn.) J.J.de Wilde

        This species is accepted, and its native range is W. & W. Central Tropical Africa.

    [FWTA]

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

    Habit
    A tree 20–60 ft. high
    Ecology
    In understorey of rain forest, especially in secondary regrowth types and in moist places
    Bark
    Bark brown
    Slash
    Slash dark pink with slight exudate of whitish latex
    Flowers
    Flowers greenish yellow
    Fruits
    Fruits buff-coloured

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Benin, Cabinda, Cameroon, Central African Repu, Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Gulf of Guinea Is., Ivory Coast, Liberia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, Togo, Zaïre

    Trichilia monadelpha (Thonn.) J.J.de Wilde appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Oct 1, 2005 Cheek, M. [11058], Cameroon K000338318
    Jul 1, 2002 Etuge, M. [1922], Cameroon K000027325
    Jul 1, 2002 Etuge, M. [2750], Cameroon K000027326
    Jan 1, 1996 Acworth, J.M. [213], Cameroon K000381470
    Jan 1, 1992 Wheatley, J.I. [180], Cameroon K000008902
    Jan 1, 1992 Sunderland, T.C.H. [1227], Cameroon K000008901
    Jan 1, 1967 Leeuwenberg, A.J.M. [6903], Cameroon K000094037
    Aug 1, 1965 Mann [163], Equatorial Guinea K000432061 paratype
    Maitland, T.D. [317-n2], Cameroon K000094041
    Maitland, T.D. [317-n2], Cameroon K000094042
    Binuyo, A. [FHI 35544], Cameroon K000094040
    unknown [842] K000432062
    unknown [842] K000432063 Unknown type material
    Thomas, D.W. [2731], Cameroon K000094035
    Fay, J.M. [7382], Central African Republic 63381.000
    Zenker, G.A. [837], Cameroon K000432111 Unknown type material
    Zenker [765], Cameroon K000432109 Unknown type material
    Zenker [765], Cameroon K000432110 Unknown type material
    Rosevear, D.R. [CAM 88 37], Cameroon K000094038
    Mildbraed, J. III [8779], Cameroon K000432112 Unknown type material
    Brenan, J.P.M. [9036], Nigeria Trichilia heudelotii 21897.000
    Eggeling, W.G. [4039], Uganda Trichilia heudelotii 8939.000
    Gartlan, J.S. [28], Cameroon Trichilia heudelotii 7379.000
    Thomas, D.W., Cameroon Trichilia heudelotii 41196.000
    Adebusuiju [FH140945], Nigeria Trichilia heudelotii 32475.000

    First published in Acta Bot. Neerl. 14: 455 (1966)

    Accepted by

    • Sosef, M.S.M. & al. (eds.) (2015). Flore du Gabon 47: 1-115. Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris.
    • Lejoy, J., Ndjele, M.-B. & Geerinck, D. (2010). Catalogue-flore des plantes vasculaires des districts de Kisangani et de la Tshopo (RD Congo) Taxonomania 30: 1-307.
    • Figueiredo, E. & Smith, G.F. (2008). Plants of Angola Strelitzia 22: 1-279. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
    • Akoègninou, A., van der Burg, W.J. & van der Maesen, L.J.G. (eds.) (2006). Flore Analytique du Bénin: 1-1034. Backhuys Publishers.
    • Catarino, L., Sampaio Martins, E., Pinto-Basto, M.F. & Diniz, M.A. (2006). Plantas Vasculares e Briófitos da Guiné-Bissau: 1-298. Instituto de investigação científica tropical, Instituto Português de apoio ao desenvolvimento.
    • Harris, D.J. (2002). Vasc. Pl. Dzanga-Sangha: 1-274. National Botanic Garden (Belgium), Meise.
    • Brunel, J.F., Hiepo, P. & Scholz, H. (eds.) (1984). Flore Analytique du Togo Phanérogames: 1-751. GTZ, Eschborn.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Sosef, M.S.M. & al. (eds.) (2015). Flore du Gabon 47: 1-115. Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris.
    • Lejoy, J., Ndjele, M.-B. & Geerinck, D. (2010). Catalogue-flore des plantes vasculaires des districts de Kisangani et de la Tshopo (RD Congo) Taxonomania 30: 1-307.
    • Figueiredo, E. & Smith, G.F. (2008). Plants of Angola Strelitzia 22: 1-279. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
    • Akoègninou, A., van der Burg, W.J. & van der Maesen, L.J.G. (eds.) (2006). Flore Analytique du Bénin: 1-1034. Backhuys Publishers.
    • Sita, P. & Moutsambote, J.-M. (2005). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Congo, ed. sept. 2005: 1-158. ORSTOM, Centre de Brazzaville.
    • Harris, D.J. (2002). Vasc. Pl. Dzanga-Sangha: 1-274. National Botanic Garden (Belgium), Meise.
    • Brunel, J.F., Hiepo, P. & Scholz, H. (eds.) (1984). Flore Analytique du Togo Phanérogames: 1-751. GTZ, Eschborn.
    • Hutchinson, J., Dalziel, J.M. & Keay, R.W.J. (1954-1958). Flora of West Tropical Africa, ed. 2, 1: 1-828.

    Sources

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    Flora of West Tropical Africa
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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