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Taxon: Annona senegalensis Pers.

Genus: Annona
Family: Annonaceae.
Nomen number: 3501
Place of publication: Syn. pl. 2(1):95. 1806
Name verified on: 19-Jun-2008 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 19-Jun-2008
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Miami (MIA). Alternate site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Hilo (HILO).

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

Common names:

  • wild custard-apple   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – English
  • pomme canelle du Sénégal   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – French

Economic importance:


Distributional range:

      Native:
  • AFRICA
    Northeast Tropical Africa: Ethiopia; Sudan
    East Tropical Africa: Kenya; Tanzania [incl. Zanzibar]; Uganda
    West-Central Tropical Africa: Cameroon; Central African Republic; Rwanda; Zaire
    West Tropical Africa: Benin; Cote D'Ivoire; Gambia; Ghana; Guinea; Mali; Nigeria; Senegal; Togo
    South Tropical Africa: Angola; Malawi; Mozambique; Zimbabwe
    Southern Africa: Botswana; South Africa - KwaZulu-Natal, Limpopo, Mpumalanga; Swaziland
    Western Indian Ocean: Comoros; Madagascar

References:

  • Arnold, T. H. & B. C. De Wet, eds. 1993. Plants of southern Africa: names and distribution. Mem. Bot. Surv. S. Africa no. 62.
  • Berhaut, J. 1971–. Flore illustrée du Senegal.
  • Burkill, H. M. 1985. The useful plants of west tropical Africa. 1:103–105.
  • Compton, R. H. 1976. The flora of Swaziland.
  • Cufodontis, G. 1953–1972. Enumeratio plantarum aethiopiae: Spermatophyta.
  • Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource).
  • Germishuizen, G. & N. L. Meyer, eds. 2003. Plants of southern Africa: an annotated checklist. Strelitzia 14.
  • Keay, R. W. J. & F. N. Hepper. 1953–1972. Flora of west tropical Africa, ed. 2.
  • Kunkel, G. 1984. Plants for human consumption.
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  • Rehm, S. 1994. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants.
  • Ross, J. 1972. The flora of Natal.
  • Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. 1952–. Flora of tropical East Africa.
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Images:

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  • Google Images Images Note: Be advised that their identity may be inaccurate. Proper identification of a plant may require specialized taxonomic knowledge or comparison with properly documented herbarium material.

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Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
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URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?3501 (25 July 2014)

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