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Taxon: Bridelia micrantha (Hochst.) Baill.

Genus: Bridelia
Family: Phyllanthaceae subfamily: Phyllanthoideae tribe: Bridelieae subtribe: Pseudolachnostylidinae. Also placed in: Euphorbiaceae
Nomen number: 7706
Place of publication: Adansonia 3:164. 1863
Name verified on: 04-May-1996 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 30-Jan-2002
No species priority site assigned.

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

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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; Equatorial Guinea; Gabon; Rwanda; Sao Tome and Principe; Zaire
    West Tropical Africa: Benin; Burkina Faso; Cote D'Ivoire; Gambia; Ghana; Guinea; Liberia; Mali; Nigeria; Senegal; Sierra Leone; Togo
    South Tropical Africa: Angola; Malawi; Mozambique; Zambia; Zimbabwe
    Southern Africa: South Africa - Eastern Cape, KwaZulu-Natal, Limpopo, Mpumalanga; Swaziland
    Western Indian Ocean: Reunion

      Cultivated:
  • AFRICA
    East Tropical Africa: Uganda
    West-Central Tropical Africa: Zaire
    West Tropical Africa: Ghana; Nigeria
    Southern Africa: South Africa

References:

  • Abbiw, D. K. 1990. Useful plants of Ghana. [= B. stenocarpa].
  • Berhaut, J. 1971–. Flore illustrée du Senegal.
  • Boutelje, J. B. 1980. Encyclopedia of world timbers, names and technical literature.
  • Burkill, H. M. 1985–2004. The useful plants of west tropical Africa.
  • 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.
  • Govaerts, R. et al. 2000. World checklist and bibliography of Euphorbiaceae.
  • Hanelt, P., ed. 2001. Mansfeld's encyclopedia of agricultural and horticultural crops. Volumes 1-6. ["Briedelia"].
  • Keay, R. W. J. 1989. Trees of Nigeria.
  • McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker. 2000. Herbs of commerce, ed. 2.
  • Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. 1952–. Flora of tropical East Africa.
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Check other web resources for images:

  • 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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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?7706 (24 April 2014)

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