Canarium schweinfurtii Engl.
  • Monogr. Phan.

This taxon is accepted by Burseraceae
Notes: More details could be found in The Plant List v.1.1. Originally in The Plant List v.1.0


Cut bark copiously exuding gum which solidifies to a whitish resin

Very slight blunt buttresses

Ripe fruits purplish, plum-like, containing a hard spindle-shaped, trigonous “stone.”

A large forest tree, to 120 ft. high


  • 1 Burseraceae, Hutchinson and Dalziel. Flora of West Tropical Africa 1:2. 1958
  • 2 "Aubrév. Fl. For. C. Iv. 2: 10, t. 170"
  • 3 Kennedy For. Fl. S. Nig. 154.
  • 4 Chev. Bot. 111
  • 5 in DC. Monogr. Burserac. 145 (1883)
  • 6 Monogr. Phan.

 Information From

World Flora Online Data. 2017.
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  • B The Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
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World Flora Online Data. 2018.
  • C CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).