EPPO Global Database

Myrsine melanophloeos(MYNME)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: MYNME
  • Preferred name: Myrsine melanophloeos
  • Authority: (Linnaeus) Sweet


Tropical Africa from Sudan to Nigeria, to Mozambique and South Africa, Madagascar

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Rapanea melanophloeos (Linnaeus) Mez
Rapanea pulchra Gilg & Schellenberg
Rapanea rhododendroides Warburg

Common names
Name Language
Cape beech English (ZA)
Kaapse boekenhout Afrikaans