Khaya senegalensis

Taxonavigation edit

Taxonavigation: Sapindales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Cladus: Rosids
Cladus: Eurosids II
Ordo: Sapindales

Familia: Meliaceae
Subfamilia: Cedreloideae
Genus: Khaya
Species: K. agboensis – K. anthotheca – K. euryphylla – K. grandifoliola – K. ivorensis – K. madagascariensis – K. nyasica – K. senegalensis

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Name edit

Khaya A.Juss., Bull. Sci. Nat. Geol. 23: 238 (1830) [Nov 1830]

Synonyms edit

  • Homotypic
    • Khaya A.Juss., Mém. Mus. Hist. Nat. 19: 249, t. 10 (1831–1832) [1830 publ. 1831–1832]; isonym.
  • Heterotypic
    • Garretia Welw. in Apont.: 587 (1859)

Distribution edit

Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Africa
    • Regional: Tropical Africa
      • Angola, Benin, Burkina, Burundi, Cabinda, Cameroon, Central African Repu, Chad, Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Ivory Coast, Kenya, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mozambique, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Sudan, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Zambia, Zaïre, Zimbabwe
    • Introduced into:
      • Bangladesh, Cambodia, China Southeast, Cuba, Florida, Hainan, KwaZulu-Natal, Leeward Is., Northern Provinces, Puerto Rico, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Trinidad-Tobago, Vietnam

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition

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Vernacular names edit

مصرى: خايا
azərbaycanca: خايا
English: African mahogany ا
suomi: Kaijamahongit
日本語: カヤ
русский: Хайя
Tiếng Việt: Chi Xà cừ
中文: 非洲楝属
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