1. Family: Combretaceae R.Br.
    1. Genus: Terminalia L.
      1. Terminalia leiocarpa (DC.) Baill.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is W. Tropical Africa to Eritrea.

    [FWTA]

    Combretaceae, Hutchinson and Dalziel. Flora of West Tropical Africa 1:1. 1954

    Habit
    A tree to 70 ft. high
    Bark
    Grey bark (becoming blackish in old trees)
    Leaves
    Light green or ashen foliage
    Branches
    Often with drooping branches
    Flowers
    Flowers greenish-yellow with a reddish disk with white hairs.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Benin, Burkina, Cameroon, Central African Repu, Chad, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Ivory Coast, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sudan, Togo, Zaïre

    Terminalia leiocarpa (DC.) Baill. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 1985 Ethiopia Anogeissus leiocarpa K000413893
    Jan 1, 1985 Schimper [1247], Ethiopia Anogeissus leiocarpa K000413890 isotype
    Jan 1, 1979 Schimper [1247], Ethiopia Anogeissus leiocarpa K000413887 isotype
    Jan 1, 1979 Schimper [816], Ethiopia Anogeissus leiocarpa K000413892 isotype
    Jan 1, 1979 Schimper [816], Ethiopia Anogeissus leiocarpa K000413894 isotype
    Jan 1, 1977 Dalziel, J.M. [102], Nigeria Anogeissus leiocarpa K000413899 lectotype
    Jan 1, 1977 Schweinfurth, G. [2131], Sudan Anogeissus leiocarpa K000413896
    Jan 1, 1977 Schimper [1247], Ethiopia Anogeissus leiocarpa K000413888 isotype
    Jul 1, 1975 Letouzey, R. [14058], Cameroon Anogeissus leiocarpa K000050863
    Nov 1, 1974 Letouzey, R. [13165], Cameroon Anogeissus leiocarpa K000050862
    Jan 1, 1953 Maitland, T.D. [1581], Cameroon Anogeissus leiocarpa K000050860
    Jan 1, 1953 Maitland, T.D. [1581], Cameroon Anogeissus leiocarpa K000050861
    Keay, R.W.J. [13099], Nigeria Anogeissus leiocarpa 16206.000
    Ash [546], Ethiopia Anogeissus leiocarpa 36388.000
    Meikle, R.D. [733], Nigeria Anogeissus leiocarpa 12246.000
    Chevalier, A. [2156], Mali Anogeissus leiocarpa K000386269
    Schweinfurth, G. [2130], Sudan Anogeissus leiocarpa K000413897
    Schweinfurth, G. [2398], Sudan Anogeissus leiocarpa K000413898
    Schimper [816], Ethiopia Anogeissus leiocarpa K000413891 isotype
    Beccari, O. [71], Ethiopia Anogeissus leiocarpa K000413889
    Heudelot [s.n.], Senegal Anogeissus leiocarpa K000413900 Unknown type material
    Schivoner [72], Burkina Faso Anogeissus leiocarpa K000386268
    Madsen, J.E. [5362], Burkina Faso Anogeissus leiocarpa K000386267
    Freeman [34], Ethiopia Anogeissus leiocarpa K000413895
    Diallo, D. [260], Mali Anogeissus leiocarpa K000386270
    Yeates [250], Mali Anogeissus leiocarpa K000386271

    First published in Hist. Pl. 6: 265 (1876)

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • 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.

    Sources

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

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0