Khaya senegalensis (Desr.) A.Juss.

First published in Mém. Mus. Hist. Nat. 19: 249 (1830 publ. 1831)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is W. Tropical Africa to N. Uganda. It is a tree and grows primarily in the seasonally dry tropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Benin, Burkina, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Gabon, Gambia, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Ivory Coast, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Sudan, Togo, Uganda

Introduced into:

Cambodia, China Southeast, Cuba, Florida, Hainan, Leeward Is., Puerto Rico, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Vietnam

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

Classification

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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies. Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Bouka Dipelet, U.G. & al. (2017). Khayae (Meliaceae) specierum nomenclator. Adansonia, sér. 3, 39: 15-30.
  • Boulvert, Y. (1977). Catalogue de la Flore de Centrafrique 3: 1-89. ORSTROM, Bangui.
  • 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.
  • Chou, S., Chhnang, P. & Kim, Y. (2016). A Checklist for the Seed Plants of Cambodia: 1-272. National Institute of Biological Resources, Korea.
  • Darbyshire, I., Kordofani, M., Farag, I., Candiga, R. & Pickering, H. (eds.) (2015). The Plants of Sudan and South Sudan: 1-400. Kew publishing, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Dy Phon, P. (2000). Dictionnaire des plantes utilisées au Cambodge: 1-915. Chez l'auteur, Phnom Penh, Cambodia.
  • Gosline, G., Bidault, E., van der Burgt, X., Cahen, D., Challen, G., Condé, N., Couch, C., Couvreur, T.L.P., Dagallier, L.M.J., Darbyshire, I., Dawson, S., Doré, T.S., Goyder, D., Grall, A., Haba, P., Haba, P., Harris, D., Hind, D.J.N., Jongkind, & al. (2023). A Taxonomically-verified and Vouchered Checklist of the Vascular Plants of the Republic of Guinea. Nature, scientific data 10, Article number: 327: [1]-[12].
  • Jones, M. (1991). A checklist of Gambian plants: 1-33. Michael Jones, The Gambia College.
  • Kalema, J. & Beentje, H. (2012). Conservation checklist of the trees of Uganda: 1-235. Kew Publishing, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Lebrun, J.-P., Audru, J., Gaston, A. & Mosnier, M. (1972). Catalogue des Plantes Vasculaires du Tchad Méridional: 1-289. Institut d' Elevage et de Médecine Vétérinaire des Pays Tropicaux, Maisons Alfort.
  • 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.
  • Lê, T.C. (2003). Danh lục các loài thực vật Việt Nam 2: 1-1203. Hà Nội : Nhà xuất bản Nông nghiệp.
  • Onana, J.M. (2011). The vascular plants of Cameroon a taxonomic checklist with IUCN assessments: 1-195. National herbarium of Cameroon, Yaoundé.
  • 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.
  • Sosef, M.S.M. & al. (2006). Check-list des plantes vasculaires du Gabon. Scripta Botanica Belgica 35: 1-438.
  • Styles, B.T. & White, F. (1991). Flora of Tropical East Africa, Meliaceae: 1-67.
  • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2008). Flora of China 11: 1-622. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).

Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • Aubrév. Fl. For. C. Iv. 2: 118–122
  • Aubrév. Fl. For. Soud.-Guin. 377–381, t. 79, 1–3.
  • Chev. Bot. 117 (incl. vars)
  • F. T. A. 1: 338
  • For. Trees & Timbers Brit. Emp. 4: 68, fig. 11, t. 11
  • Guill. & Perr. Fl. Seneg. 1: 130, t. 32
  • Harms in E. & P. Pflanzenfam. 19B, 1: 51–54, fig. 4, A–I, fig. 5
  • Pellegr. in Notulae Syst. 9: 32
  • in Mém. Mus. Hist. Nat. Paris 19: 250, t. 21 (1830)

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies. Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Boulvert, Y. (1977). Catalogue de la Flore de Centrafrique 3: 1-89. ORSTROM, Bangui.
  • 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.
  • Chou, S., Chhnang, P. & Kim, Y. (2016). A Checklist for the Seed Plants of Cambodia: 1-272. National Institute of Biological Resources, Korea.
  • Hutchinson, J., Dalziel, J.M. & Keay, R.W.J. (1954-1958). Flora of West Tropical Africa, ed. 2, 1: 1-828.
  • Jones, M. (1991). A checklist of Gambian plants: 1-33. Michael Jones, The Gambia College.
  • Lebrun, J.-P., Audru, J., Gaston, A. & Mosnier, M. (1972). Catalogue des Plantes Vasculaires du Tchad Méridional: 1-289. Institut d' Elevage et de Médecine Vétérinaire des Pays Tropicaux, Maisons Alfort.
  • 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.
  • Lê, T.C. (2003). Danh lục các loài thực vật Việt Nam 2: 1-1203. Hà Nội : Nhà xuất bản Nông nghiệp.
  • Onana, J.M. (2011). The vascular plants of Cameroon a taxonomic checklist with IUCN assessments: 1-195. National herbarium of Cameroon, Yaoundé.
  • 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.
  • Sosef, M.S.M. & al. (2006). Check-list des plantes vasculaires du Gabon. Scripta Botanica Belgica 35: 1-438.
  • USDA, NRCS ( 2021-continuously updated). Natural Resources Conservation Services Plant Database http://plants.usda.gov/cgi_bin/topics.cgi?earl=checklist.html.
  • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2008). Flora of China 11: 1-622. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • A. Engler & O. Drude, Die Vegetation Der Erde, IX, Pflanzenwelt Afrikas 3(1): 801, fig. 376 (1915).
  • A. Juss. in Mém. Mus. Nat. Hist. Nat., Paris 19: 250, t. 21 (1830).
  • Eggeling & Harris in For. Trees Brit. Emp. 4: 68, fig. 11, pl. xi (1939).
  • Keay in Flora of West Tropical Africa, ed. 2, 1: 698 (1958).
  • Styles in E. Afr. Agric. Journ. 39: 413 (1974).
  • W.J. Eggeling, Indigenous Trees of the Uganda Protectorate, ed. 2: 189, fig. 43 (1952).

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jan 1, 2022 Rieder, C.; Camara, M. [201] Guinea K000010681 No
Chevalier, A.J.B. [519] Mali K004794677 Yes
Tothill, B.H. [T2516] Uganda K004794890 Yes
Kennedy, J.D. [FHI7214] Nigeria K004794704 Yes
Elliott, W.R. [165] Nigeria K004794700 Yes
Ozanne, J.H. [s.n.] Gambia, The K004794672 Yes
Aubréville, M. [734] Cote d'Ivoire K004794681 Yes
Kitson, A. [702] Australia K004794653 Yes
Thompson, H.N. [s.n.] Australia K004794646 Yes
Lawton, R.M. [1829] Nigeria K004794665 Yes
Krukoff, B.A. [102] Cote d'Ivoire K004794705 Yes
Chipp, T.F. [641] Ghana K004794695 Yes
Scott Elliot, G.F. [s.n.] Sierra Leone K004794692 Yes
Kitson, A. [639] Australia K001636229 Yes
Kitson, A. [639] Australia K001636230 Yes
Styles, B.T. [276] Uganda K001636231 Yes
Olorunfemi; Macauley [FHI62046] Nigeria K004794663 Yes
Meikle, R.D. [1024] Nigeria K004794657 Yes
Frith [47] Gambia, The K004794670 Yes
Siqueira, G.S.; Terra, G. [855] Brazil K004794982 Yes
Santo, E. [1875] Guinea-Bissau K004794689 Yes
Okafor, J.C.; Olorunfemi, J. [FHI36887] Nigeria K004794703 Yes
Oldman [1258] Guinea K004794980 Yes
Enti, A.A. [FH7530] Ghana K004794696 Yes
Kitson, A. [702] Australia K004794650 Yes
Deighton, F.C. [5894] Sierra Leone K004794693 Yes
Brasnett, N.V. [311] Uganda K004794896 Yes
Bamps [2478] Mali K004794678 Yes
Styles, B.T. [270] Uganda K004794895 Yes
Styles, B.T. [285] Uganda K004794889 Yes
Chapman, J.D. [4074] Nigeria K004794699 Yes
Daramola, B.O. [202] Nigeria K004794702 Yes
Tutin, C.E.G. [18] Senegal K004794641 Yes
Styles, B.T. [270] Uganda K004794892 Yes
Prévost, M.F.; Sabatier, D. [4887] French Guiana K004794979 Yes
Elliott, W.R. [24] Nigeria K004794658 Yes
[Mr. F. Thomson] [30] Mozambique K004794914 Yes
Ern, H. [3021] Togo K004794679 Yes
Pobéguin, M. [685] Guinea K004794683 Yes
[L.G. Adam] [[17935]] Senegal K004794668 Yes
Pobéguin, M. [2004] Guinea K004794685 Yes
Ruxton, J.P. [162] Gambia, The K004794674 Yes
Santo, E. [1946] Guinea-Bissau K004794691 Yes
[Mr. Thomson] [[30]] Mozambique K004794915 Yes
Styles, B.T. [255] Uganda K004794894 Yes
Geerling, C.; Bokdam, J. [2085] K004794682 Yes
Sihronen, J. [135] K004794680 Yes
Styles, B.T. [255] Uganda K004794893 Yes
Farmar, L. [104] Senegal K004794642 Yes
Lawton, R.M. [1833] Nigeria K004794667 Yes
[W.D. Dawe] [880] Uganda K004794898 Yes
Keay, R.W.J. [FHI16168] Nigeria K004794655 Yes
Thompson, H.N. [s.n.] Australia K004794647 Yes
Meikle, R.D. [1024] Nigeria K004794656 Yes
Dalziel, J.M. [s.n.] Guinea K004794688 Yes
Ryan, F.D. [18] Nigeria K004794701 Yes
Saunders, D.H. [1] Gambia, The K004794671 Yes
Kitson, A. [846] Australia K004794652 Yes
s.coll. [331] Uganda K004794891 Yes
Pobéguin, M. [685] Guinea K004794684 Yes
Kitson, A. [707] Australia K004794645 Yes
McLeod, N.C. [827] Ghana K004794697 Yes
Jussieu, A.H.L. [s.n.] Mali K004794644 Yes
Vigne, C. [1559] Australia K004794651 Yes
Ryan, F.D. [48] Nigeria K004794664 Yes
Lely, H.V. [P169] Nigeria K004794660 Yes
Ozanne, J.H. [s.n.] Gambia, The K004794669 Yes
Styles, B.T. [256] Uganda K004794897 Yes
Santo, E. [1913] Guinea-Bissau K004794690 Yes
Nigeria K:SPC-23631.000 No
[Barler] [s.n.] Nigeria K004794659 Yes
Roberty, G. [17015] Sudan K004794676 Yes
Chevalier, A.J.B. [519] Gambia, The K004794673 Yes
[Baster] [580] Niger K004794654 Yes
Lowe, J. [2546] Nigeria K004794662 Yes
Dalziel, J.M. [s.n.] French Guiana K004794687 Yes
Arvidsson, I. [198] Mauritania K004794643 Yes
[Macland on Pobeguim] [s.n.] Guinea K004794686 Yes
Lawlor, D.W.; Hall, J.B. [316] Nigeria K004794698 Yes
Chesters, D.F. [OBS200] Nigeria K004794666 Yes
Kitson, A. [851] Australia K004794649 Yes
Hagerup, O. [34] Mali K004794675 Yes
Chipp, T.F. [641] Australia K004794648 Yes
Siqueira, G.S.; Terra, G. [855] Brazil K004794981 Yes
[Horland] [s.n.] Nigeria K004794661 Yes

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