1. Family: Anacardiaceae R.Br.
    1. Genus: Lannea A.Rich.
      1. Lannea acida A.Rich.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is W. Tropical Africa to Cameroon.

    [FWTA]

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

    Habit
    A savannah tree, to 18 ft. high
    Bark
    Blackish, fissured bark
    Indumentum
    Young parts with pinkish floccose indumentum
    Ecology
    Often on rocky hills.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Benin, Burkina, Cameroon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Ivory Coast, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Togo

    Lannea acida A.Rich. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Aug 22, 1969 Latilo, M.G. [62557], Nigeria K000452032
    Keay, R.W.J. [37557], Nigeria K000452033
    Keay, R.W.J. [22499], Nigeria K000452035
    Dalziel, J.M. [351], Nigeria K000452034
    Dalziel, J.M. [166], Nigeria K000452037
    Dalziel, J.M. [166], Nigeria K000452038
    Barter, C. [1107], Nigeria K000452036
    Roberty, G. [13343], Mali K000386017
    Chevalier, A.J.B. [24794], Mali K000386018
    Chevalier, A.J.B. [24239], Benin K000452039
    Sihvonen, J. [132], Burkina Faso K000386016

    First published in J.B.A.Guillemin & G.S.Perrottet, Fl. Seneg. Tent. 1: 153 (1831)

    Accepted by

    • Catarino, L., Martins, E.S., Diniz, M.A. & Pinto-Basto, M.F. (2006). Check-list da flora vascular do parque natural das Lagos de Cufada (Guiné-Bissau) Garcia de Orta, Série de Botânica 17: 97-141.
    • Akoègninou, A., van der Burg, W.J. & van der Maesen, L.J.G. (eds.) (2006). Flore Analytique du Bénin: 1-1034. Backhuys Publishers.
    • Barry, J. P. & Celles, J.S. (1991). Flore de Mauritanie 1: 1-359. Centre Regional de Documentation Pedagogique, Nice.
    • Jones, M. (1991). A checklist of Gambian plants: 1-33. Michael Jones, The Gambia College.
    • Lebrun, J.p., Toutain, B., Gaston, A. & Boudet, G. (1991). Catalogue des Plantes Vasculaires du Burkina Faso: 1-341. Institut d' Elevage et de Médecine Vétérinaire des Pays Tropicaux, Maisons Alfort.
    • Boudet, G., Lebrun, J.P. & Demange, R. (1986). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Mali: 1-465. Etudes d'Elevage et de Médecine Vétérinaire des Pays Tropicaux.
    • Peyre de Fabregues, B. & Lebrun, J.-P. (1976). Catalogue des Plantes Vascularies du Niger: 1-433. Institut d' Elevage et de Médecine Vétérinaire des Pays Tropicaux, Maisons Alfort.

    Literature

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    • Aubrév Fl. For. Soud.-Guin. 394, 400, 404, t. 83, 4–5.
    • F.W.T.A., ed. 1, 1: 511, partly. (excl. syn. L. djalonica A. Chev., L. oleosa A. Chev., L. grossularia. A. Chev., L. microcarpa Engl. and L. egregia Engl. & K. Krause)
    • Chev. Bot. 158
    • in Fl. Seneg. 1: 154 (1831)
    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Catarino, L., Martins, E.S., Diniz, M.A. & Pinto-Basto, M.F. (2006). Check-list da flora vascular do parque natural das Lagos de Cufada (Guiné-Bissau) Garcia de Orta, Série de Botânica 17: 97-141.
    • Barry, J. P. & Celles, J.S. (1991). Flore de Mauritanie 1: 1-359. Centre Regional de Documentation Pedagogique, Nice.
    • Jones, M. (1991). A checklist of Gambian plants: 1-33. Michael Jones, The Gambia College.
    • Lebrun, J.p., Toutain, B., Gaston, A. & Boudet, G. (1991). Catalogue des Plantes Vasculaires du Burkina Faso: 1-341. Institut d' Elevage et de Médecine Vétérinaire des Pays Tropicaux, Maisons Alfort.
    • Boudet, G., Lebrun, J.P. & Demange, R. (1986). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Mali: 1-465. Etudes d'Elevage et de Médecine Vétérinaire des Pays Tropicaux.
    • Peyre de Fabregues, B. & Lebrun, J.-P. (1976). Catalogue des Plantes Vascularies du Niger: 1-433. Institut d' Elevage et de Médecine Vétérinaire des Pays Tropicaux, Maisons Alfort.
    • 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
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