Khaya senegalensis (Desr.) A. Juss.

Common name

English: Senegal Mahogany

German: Afrikanischer Mahagonibaum

Mandarin: 非洲楝 (fei zhou lian)

Portuguese: Mogno Africano

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2327)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2229)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (1885)

      Order: Sapindales (63)

        Family: Meliaceae (3) (family description)

          Genus: Khaya (1)

           Epithet: senegalensis (Desr.) A. Juss. (4)

senegalensis => from the banks of the river Senegal in West-Africa

Characteristics

Climate: tropical

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: tree

Flower colour: yellow, beige, white

External links

Check for Khaya senegalensis at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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