EPPO Global Database

Vangueria madagascariensis(VAGMA)

Code created in: 2002-04-09

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: VAGMA
  • Preferred name: Vangueria madagascariensis
  • Authority: Gmelin


Most of tropical Africa, Madagascar. Introduced in India, Bangladesh, Central America, Caribbean, Australia (Queensland)

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Vangueria acutiloba Robyns
Vangueria edulis (Vahl) Vahl
Vangueria robynsii Tennant
Vangueria venosa Robyns
Vavanga edulis Vahl

Common names
Name Language
tamarind of the Indies English
voa vanga English
tamarin d'Inde French