EPPO Global Database

Vitellaria paradoxa(VILPA)

Overview
Last modification: 2004-04-19

Basic information
  • EPPO code: VILPA
  • Preferred name: Vitellaria paradoxa
  • Authority: C.F.Gärtner

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Bassia parkii G.Don
Butyrospermum paradoxum (C.F.Gärtner) Hepper
Butyrospermum paradoxum subsp. parkii (G.Don) Hepper
Butyrospermum parkii (G.Don) Kotschy
Vitellaria paradoxa subsp. paradoxa C.F.Gärtner

Common names
Name Language
afrikanischer Butterbaum German
Galambutterbaum German
Schibutterbaum German
bambuk butter tree English
shea butter nut English
árbol mantequero Spanish
arbre à beurre d'Afrique French
albero del burro Italian