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Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Cladus: Rosids
Cladus: Eurosids I
Ordo: Fabales

Familia: Fabaceae
Subfamilia: Caesalpinioideae
Tribus: Caesalpinieae
Genus: Acrocarpus
Species: Acrocarpus fraxinifolius

Acrocarpus fraxinifolius Wight ex Arn. (1838:247)

Mezoneurum grande Miq. Numer. List n. 5830. (1831)
Acrocarpus combretiflorus Teijsm. & Binn. Tijdschr. Nederl. Ind. 29: 258. (1866)
Acrocarpus grandis (Miq.) Miq. Ann. Mus. Bot. Lugduno-Batavi 3: 87. (1867)
Acrocarpus fraxinifolius var. guangxiensis S.L.Mo & Y.Wei Acta Phytotax. Sin. 18(2): 233. (1980)

Native distribution areas:

Continental: Asia-tropical
Regional: Southern Asia
Assam, Bangladesh, China South-Central, China Southeast, East Himalaya, India, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam
Introduced into:
Jawa, Kenya, Mexico Southwest, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Sumatera, Tanzania, Uganda

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

Arnott, G.A. 1838. Observations on some new or obscure species of plants, no. II. Magazine of Zoology and Botany 2: 543–552. BHL Reference page. : 247)


Hassler, M. 2019. Acrocarpus fraxinifolius. World Plants: Synonymic Checklists of the Vascular Plants of the World In: Roskovh, Y., Abucay, L., Orrell, T., Nicolson, D., Bailly, N., Kirk, P., Bourgoin, T., DeWalt, R.E., Decock, W., De Wever, A., Nieukerken, E. van, Zarucchi, J. & Penev, L., eds. 2019. Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life. Published online. Accessed: 2019 November 10. Reference page.
Govaerts, R. et al. 2019. Acrocarpus fraxinifolius in Kew Science Plants of the World online. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published online. Accessed: 2019 November 10. Reference page.
International Plant Names Index. 2016. Acrocarpus fraxinifolius. Published online. Accessed: Jan. 21 2016.
The Plant List 2013. Acrocarpus fraxinifolius in The Plant List Version 1.1. Published online. Accessed: 2016 Jan. 21. 2016. Acrocarpus fraxinifolius. Missouri Botanical Garden. Published online. Accessed: 21 Jan. 2016.
USDA, ARS, Germplasm Resources Information Network. Acrocarpus fraxinifolius in the Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN), U.S. Department of Agriculture Agricultural Research Service. Accessed: 07-Oct-06.

Vernacular names
English: Pink Cedar Tree, Kenya Coffeeshade, Shingle Tree

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