EPPO Global Database

Baillonella toxisperma(MMODJ)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: MMODJ
  • Preferred name: Baillonella toxisperma
  • Authority: Pierre


Nigeria to Gabon, Central African Republic and Zaïre. A very long-lived and tall forest tree, producing valuable timber

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Mimusops djave (Lanessan) Engler

Common names
Name Language
African pearwood English
djave nut English
moabi English
afrikanischer Kaukibaum German
moabi French