Brucea antidysenterica J.F.Mill.

First published in Icon. Anim. Pl.: t. 25 (1779)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Tropical Africa. It is a tree and grows primarly in the seasonally dry tropical biome(s).

Distribution

Native to:

Angola, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Repu, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Guinea, Kenya, Malawi, Nigeria, Rwanda, Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda, Yemen, Zambia, Zaïre

Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Boulvert, Y. (1977). Catalogue de la Flore de Centrafrique 1: 1-114. ORSTROM, Bangui.
  • 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.
  • Exell, A.W., Fernandes, A. & Wild, H. (eds.) (1963). Flora Zambesiaca 2(1): 1-351. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Figueiredo, E. & Smith, G.F. (2008). Plants of Angola. Strelitzia 22: 1-279. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
  • Govaerts, R. (1996). World Checklist of Seed Plants 2(1, 2): 1-492. MIM, Deurne.
  • Hedberg, I. & Edwards, S. (eds.) (1989 publ. 1990). Flora of Ethiopia and Eritrea 3: 1-659. The National Herbarium, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia & The Department of Systematic Botany, Upps.
  • Hutchinson, J., Dalziel, J.M. & Keay, R.W.J. (1954-1958). Flora of West Tropical Africa, ed. 2, 1: 1-828.
  • Kalema, J. & Beentje, H. (2012). Conservation checklist of the trees of Uganda: 1-235. Kew Publishing, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Stannard, B. (2000). Flora of Tropical East Africa, Simaroubaceae: 1-14.
  • Troupin, G. (ed.) (1983). Flora du Rwanda 2: 1-603. Musee Royal de l'Afrique Centrale.
  • Wood, J.R.I. (1997). A handbook of the Yemen Flora: 1-434. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Boulvert, Y. (1977). Catalogue de la Flore de Centrafrique 1: 1-114. ORSTROM, Bangui.
  • 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.
  • Figueiredo, E. & Smith, G.F. (2008). Plants of Angola. Strelitzia 22: 1-279. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
  • Stannard, B. (2000). Flora of Tropical East Africa, Simaroubaceae: 1-14.
  • Troupin, G. (ed.) (1983). Flora du Rwanda 2: 1-603. Musee Royal de l'Afrique Centrale.
  • Wood, J.R.I. (1997). A handbook of the Yemen Flora: 1-434. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • Battiscombe & Dale, Trees and Shrubs of Kenya Colony p. 100 (1936).
  • Beentje, Kenya Trees, Shrubs and Lianas p. 374, fig. on 375 (1994).
  • Burtt Davy, Check-lists For. Trees & Shrubs Brit. Emp. 1, Uganda: 112 (1935).
  • Cufod., Enumeratio Plantarum Aethiopiae Spermatophyta (Supplement in Bull. Jard. Bot. Brux.) p. 374 (1956).
  • Dale & Greenway, Kenya Trees and Shrubs p. 535 (1961).
  • Engl. in A. Engler & K. Prantl, Die Natürlischen Pflanzenfamilien, ed. 2, 19a: 386, fig. 179/a–e (1931).
  • Engl. in Die Pflanzenwelt Ost-Afrikas und der Nachbargebiete, Theile C: 227 (1895).
  • Engl. in Wissenschaftliche Ergebnisse der Deutschen Zentral-Afrika-Expedition 1907-1908, 2 (Botanik) p. 427 (1912).
  • Exell & Mendonça, Consp. Fl. Angol. 1: 277 (1951).
  • F. White, Forest Flora of Northern Rhodesia p. 172 (1962).
  • G.C.C. Gilbert in Flore du Congo Belge et du Ruanda-Urundi, 7: 129 (1958).
  • J.F. Mill., Ic. Anim. Pl., t. 25 (1779).
  • J.P.M. Brenan, Check-lists of the Forest Trees and Shrubs of the British Empire no. 5, part II, Tanganyika Territory p. 572 (1949).
  • Keay, Flora of West Tropical Africa, ed. 2, 1: 692 (1958).
  • Lebrun, Ess. For. Rég. Mont. Congo Orient.: 104 (1935).
  • Oliv. in Flora of Tropical Africa 1: 309 (1868).
  • Robyns, Flore des Spermatophytes du Parc National Albert 1: 415 (1948).
  • Stannard in Fl. Eth. 3: 440, fig. 122/2.2 (1990).
  • W.J. Eggeling, Indigenous Trees of the Uganda Protectorate, ed. 2: 408 (1952).
  • Wild & Journal of Botany Phipps in Flora Zambesiaca 2: 212, t. 38 (1963).

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Oct 1, 2008 Pollard, B.J. [1387], Cameroon K000580026 No
Oct 1, 2008 Onana, J.-M. [3623], Cameroon K000580043 No
Sep 1, 2008 Tchiengue, B. [2166], Cameroon K000008157 No
Nov 1, 2003 Onana, J.-M. [1855], Cameroon K000746346 No
Nov 1, 2003 Onana, J.-M. [1855], Cameroon K000746345 No
Nov 1, 2003 Etuge, M. [4739], Cameroon K000746344 No
Dec 1, 2000 Etuge, M. [2294], Cameroon K000337607 No
Feb 1, 1999 Onana, J.-M. [555 A], Cameroon K000337608 No
Jan 1, 1993 Thomas, D.W. [9426], Cameroon K000540281 No
Tanzania 16030.000 No
Drummond, R.B. [1236], Kenya 16457.000 No
Meyer, F.G. [7971b], Ethiopia K000426127 Yes
Friss [1509], Ethiopia K000426128 Yes
Mann, G. [1188], Cameroon K000094116 No
Maitland, T.D. [1588], Cameroon K000094121 No
Christenhusz, M.J.M., Kamau, P., Mbale, M. [6618], Kenya K000696651 No
Ash, J.W. [113], Ethiopia K000426129 Yes
Mann, G. [1188], Cameroon K000094117 No

Sources

  • Flora Zambesiaca

    • Flora Zambesiaca
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
  • Flora of Tropical East Africa

    • Flora of Tropical East Africa
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  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

    • Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0