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Taxon: Voacanga africana Stapf

Genus: Voacanga
Family: Apocynaceae subfamily: Rauvolfioideae tribe: Tabernaemontaneae.
Nomen number: 451655
Place of publication: J. Linn. Soc., Bot. 30:87. 1894
Name verified on: 23-Jan-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 23-Jan-2012
No species priority site assigned.

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

Common names:

  • small-fruit wild frangipani   (Source: PROTA4U ) – English
  • voacanga d'Afrique   (Source: PROTA4U ) – French
  • cata-grande   (Source: PROTA4U ) – Portuguese

Economic importance:


Distributional range:

      Native:
  • AFRICA
    Northeast Tropical Africa: Sudan
    East Tropical Africa: Kenya; Tanzania; Uganda
    West-Central Tropical Africa: Burundi; Cameroon; Central African Republic; Congo; Equatorial Guinea; Gabon; Zaire
    West Tropical Africa: Benin; Burkina Faso; Gambia; Ghana; Guinea; Guinea-Bissau; Liberia; Mali; Nigeria; Senegal; Sierra Leone; Togo
    South Tropical Africa: Angola; Malawi; Mozambique; Zambia; Zimbabwe

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  • PlantSystematics.org
  • Google 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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USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?451655 (25 October 2014)

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