1. Family: Anacardiaceae R.Br.
    1. Genus: Lannea A.Rich.
      1. Lannea microcarpa Engl. & K.Krause

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

    [FWTA]

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

    Habit
    A savannah tree, to 50 ft. high and 4 ft. girth
    Bark
    Bark grey, more or less smooth, with a spiral twist
    Flowers
    Flowers greenish yellow
    Fruits
    Ripe fruits purplish black.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Burkina, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Ivory Coast, Mali, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Togo

    Lannea microcarpa Engl. & K.Krause appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jun 1, 1968 Keay, R.W.J. [37782], Nigeria K000452064
    Jun 1, 1968 Morton, J.K. [8905], Ghana K000452050
    Sep 27, 1955 Vigne, C. [4721], Ghana K000452052
    Sep 27, 1955 Dalziel, J.M. [50], Ghana K000452051
    Sep 27, 1955 Dalziel, J.M. [50], Ghana K000452057
    Sep 27, 1955 Lely, H.V. [812], Nigeria K000452059
    Sep 27, 1955 Kersting [349], Togo K000452058
    Sep 27, 1955 Kitson, A. [895], Ghana K000452045
    Sep 27, 1955 Kitson, A. [844], Ghana K000452046
    Sep 27, 1955 Kitson, A. [647], Ghana K000452047
    Sep 27, 1955 Kitson, A. [795], Ghana K000452048
    Sep 27, 1955 Kitson, A. [795], Ghana K000452049
    Sep 27, 1955 Kitson, A. [764], Ghana K000452054
    Sep 27, 1955 Kitson, A. [774], Ghana K000452056
    Sep 27, 1955 Chevalier, A.J.B. [12875], Guinea K000452042
    Sep 27, 1955 s.coll. [351], Nigeria K000452062
    Keay, R.W.J. [15676], Nigeria K000452060
    Keay, R.W.J. [15689], Nigeria K000452061
    Keay, R.W.J. [15638], Nigeria K000452063
    Keay, R.W.J. [16193], Nigeria K000452065
    Latilo, M.G. [27428], Nigeria K000452066
    Kitson, A. [753], Ghana K000452053
    Gbile [65485], Nigeria K000452067
    Chevalier, A.J.B. [24771], Burkina Faso K000452043
    Davey, J.T. [513], Mali K000452041
    Sihronen, J. [25], Burkina Faso K000452044
    Tutin, C.E.G. [53], Senegal K000452040
    Euti, A.A. [7055], Ghana K000452055

    First published in Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 46: 324 (1911)

    Accepted by

    • 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.
    • Hutchinson, J., Dalziel, J.M. & Keay, R.W.J. (1954-1958). Flora of West Tropical Africa, ed. 2, 1: 1-828.

    Not accepted by

    • Akoègninou, A., van der Burg, W.J. & van der Maesen, L.J.G. (eds.) (2006). Flore Analytique du Bénin: 1-1034. Backhuys Publishers. [Cited as Lannea acida.]

    Literature

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    • Aubrév Fl. For. Soud.-Guin. 394, 402, 404, t. 84, 1 & 2.
    • in Engl. Bot. Jahrb. 46: 324 (1911)
    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • 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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    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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