EPPO Global Database

Hymenaea verrucosa(HMYVE)

Overview
Code created in: 2001-11-03

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: HMYVE
  • Preferred name: Hymenaea verrucosa
  • Authority: Gärtner

Notes

Eastern Africa, Madagascar. A timber tree, also producing copal resin. Introduced in Indian peninsula, Sri Lanka, China (Taiwan), southeast Asia, some west African countries


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Trachylobium verrucosum (Gärtner) Oliver

Common names
Name Language
gum copal English
Sansibar-Kopalbaum German
gommier copal French
copal-da-áfrica-oriental Portuguese
copal-de-madagáscar Portuguese
copal-de-zanzibar Portuguese
lulu Portuguese
yóu guǒ yè dòu Chinese
疣果孪叶豆 Chinese