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SeqScientific NameCommon nameIn Field GenenebankIn Seed GenebankSeed standsField Genebank siteCountry
1Abutilon longicuspeMbiha    
2Abutilon mauritianumBush mallow    
3Acacia abyssinicaNyanga flat top    
4Acacia aneuraDark heartwood    
5Acacia angustissimaWhite ball acacia DomboshawaZimbabwe
6Acacia arenariaSand acacia    
7Acacia auriculiformisNothern black wattle    
8Acacia cavenRoman cassie    
9Acacia eriolobaGiraffe thorn    
10Acacia farnesianaCassie flower; Fragrant acacia; sweet acacia    
11Acacia haematoxylonGiraffe thorn    
12Acacia holosericeaCandelabra wattle    
13Acacia horridaRobber-thorn tree    
14Acacia jacquemontiiBali    
15Acacia karrooShittim wood    
16Acacia lahaiRed thorn    
17Acacia mangiumCandelabra wattle    
18Acacia mearnsiiBlack wattle    
19Acacia melanoxylonBlack wood    
20Acacia melliferaBlackthorn    
21Acacia niloticaBabul acacia    
22Acacia oerfotaOrfot    
23Acacia pennatulaTepame    
24Acacia picachensisMount Picachos Acacia    
25Acacia polyacanthaCatechu tree    
26Acacia senegalGum tree CinzanaMali
27Acacia seyalShittim tree    
28Acacia sieberianapaperbark thorn    
29Acacia tortilisUmbrella thorn    
30Acacia xanthophloeaFever tree    
31Acrocarpus fraxinifoliusPink cedar tree    
32Adansonia digitataBaobab Sadore (NER), Samanko (MLI), Djibo, Gonse (BFA)Niger, Mali, Burkina Faso
33Adansonia gregoriiBaobab, Boab  SamankoMali
34Adansonia zaZa baobab  SamankoMali
35Adenanthera pavoninaBead tree    
36Afrocarpus falcatusPink cedar    
37Afzelia bellaAfzelia    
38Afzelia quanzensisAfzelia    
39Albizia adinocephalaCream Albizia    
40Albizia ferrugineaWest african albizia    
41Albizia guachapeleGuachapeli    
42Albizia gummiferaPeacock flower    
43Albizia hybrid     
44Albizia lebbeckWoman's tongue tree    
45Albizia niopoidesTantakayo Albizia    
46Albizia odoratissimaCeylon rosewood    
47Albizia samanMonkeypod    
48Albizia sinaloensisPalo joso    
49Albizia tomentosaCommon hook thorn    
50Allanblackia floribundaTallow tree  Mbalmayo, NkenglikokCameroon
51Allanblackia parvifloraVegetable tallow tree, Ouotera   Ghana
52Allanblackia stuhlmanniiAllanblackia  Amani Nature ReserveTanzania
53Alnus acuminataAlder    
54Annona senegalensisCustard apple    
55Anogeissus leiocarpusAfrican Birch  DinderessoBurkina Faso
56Araucaria cunninghamiiHoop pine    
57Artocarpus heterophyllusJack fruit  BSMRAUBagladesh
58Azadirachta indicaNeem    
59Baccaurea ramifloraBurmese Grape  BSMRAUBagladesh
60Bactris gasipaesPeach Palm  UcayaliPeru
61Balanites aegyptiacaDesert date    
62Bauhinia purpureaPurple bauhinia    
63Bauhinia thonningiiCamela foot    
64Bischofia javanicaBishopwood    
65Bridelia micranthaCoast Goldleaf    
66Caesalpinia spinosaSpiny holdback    
67Cajanus cajanPigeon pea    
68Calliandra calothyrsusCalliandra MugugaKenya
69Calliandra houstonianaCalliandra    
70Callistemon lanceolatusbottlebrush    
71Calodendrum capenseCape chestnut    
72Calotropis giganteaGiant Milkweed    
73Calotropis proceraCalotropis,Rubber bush, Apple of Sodom    
74Calycophyllum spruceanumCapirona UcayaliPeru
75Canarium tramdenumTrám đen  Forest Science Centre, North WestVietnam
76Canavalia ensiformisJack bean    
77Casuarina equisetifoliaCoast she-oak    
78Cinchona hybridaCinchona    
79Citrus  paradisiGrapefruit, Pomelo, Pamplemousse  KALRO (Thika, Matuga)Kenya
80Citrus hystrixKaffir lime, makrut lime   KALRO (Thika, Matuga)Kenya
81Citrus latifoliaPersian lime  KALRO (Matuga)Kenya
82Citrus limonLemon  KALRO (Thika, Matuga)Kenya
83Citrus reticulataMandarin orange  KALRO (Thika, Matuga)Kenya
84Citrus sinensisSweet orange  KALRO (Thika, Matuga)Kenya
85Cola nitidaCola nut  Mbalmayo, NkenglikokCameroon
86Combretum glutinosumDooki (Pulaar)  CinzanaMali
87Cordia africanaEast african cordia    
88Crotalaria agatifloraCanary bird bush    
89Crotalaria grahamianaRattlepod    
90Crotalaria junceaSunn hemp    
91Crotalaria ochroleucaRattlepod    
92Crotalaria paulinaRattlepod     
93Croton macrostachyusBroad-Leaved Croton    
94Cupressus lusitanicaMexican cypress    
95Cupressus sempervirensItalian cypress    
96Cytisus proliferusTypical tagasaste    
97Dacryodes edulisAfrican plum, Bush Butter Tree  Mbalmayo (CMR), Kinshasa/INERA(COD)Cameroon, DRC
98Dacryodes macrophyllaAtom  Mbalmayo Cameroon
99Dalbergia hostilisAkroma-mower    
100Dalbergia latifoliaIndian rosewood    
101Dalbergia melanoxylonAfrican blackwood    
102Dalbergia sissooAccra copal    
103Dalbergiella welwitschiiWest African blackwood     
104Daniella ogeaOgea    
105Delonix regiaRoyal poinciana    
106Desmodium uncinatumSenna    
107Diospyros mespiliformisAfrican persimmon    
108Diospyros scabraGaboon Ebony    
109Docynia indicaAssam apple  Forest Science Centre, North WestVietnam
110Dombeya torridaForest Dombeya    
111Dovyalis caffraKei Apple    
112Ekebergia capensisCape ash    
113Enterolobium cyclocarpummonkeysoap    
114Erythrophleum suaveolensOrdeal tree, red water tree    
115Eucalyptus camaldulensisRiver red gum    
116Eucalyptus grandisFlooded gum    
117Eucalyptus salignaSydney Blue Gum    
118Faidherbia albidaApple-ring acacia Dinderesso, Gonse Burkina Faso
119Falcataria moluccanaMoluccan albizia    
120Fraxinus pennsylvanicaRed Ash    
121Garcinia kolabitter kola  Mbalmayo, NkenglikokCameroon
122Gliricidia maculataMother of Cocoa, Gamal    
123Gliricidia sepiumGliricidia , mother of cocoaChitedze, Kasinthula,Chitala (MWI); ARI Tumbi (TAN)Malawi, Tanzania
124Gmelina arboreaGmelina    
125Gnetum africanumAfrican Jointfir  Mbalmayo Cameroon
126Grevillea robustaSilky oak, GrevilleaMuguga, Kakamega, MalavaKenya
127Grewia similisGrewia    
128Guazuma crinitaBolaina blanca UcayaliPeru
129Hardwickia binataAnjan    
130Hesperalbizia occidentalisPalo fierro    
131Hybosema ehrenbergii     
132Indigofera arrectaBengal Indigo    
133Irvingia gabonensisWild Mango,Bush Mango, sweet bush mango Nkenglikok (CMR), Onne, Ibadan (NGA)Cameroon, Nigeria
134Irvingia roburAfrican mango, bush mango  Onne Nigeria
135Irvingia womboluBitter bush mango  Mbalmayo (CMR), Onne, Ibadan (NGA),Cameroon, Nigeria
136Irvingia wombolu Bitter bush mango  Onne Nigeria
137Jacaranda mimosifoliaJacaranda    
138Jatropha curcaspurging nut, Barbados nut or physic nut    
139Juglans regiaWalnut,Persian walnut  South Kyrgyzstan ForestKyrgyzstan
140Juglans sigillataIron walnut  KALRO (Molo)Kenya
141Juniperus proceraAfrican pencil cedar    
142Khaya senegalensisSenegal Mahogany, African Mahogany  Dinderesso, Gonse Burkina Faso
143Lawsonia inermisHenna tree    
144Leucaena collinsiiGuaje, Chalip    
145Leucaena confertifloraLeucaena    
146Leucaena cuspidataGuachito    
147Leucaena diversifoliaWild tamarindMugugaKenya
148Leucaena esculentaGuaje Mihuateco    
149Leucaena greggiiGregg Lead Tree    
150Leucaena hybridLeucaena    
151Leucaena lanceolataGuaje    
152Leucaena lempiranaGuaje    
153Leucaena leucocephalaWild Tamarind    
154Leucaena macrophyllaBigleaf Leucaena    
155Leucaena magnificaPalo de Guaje    
156Leucaena multicapitulaFrijolillo    
157Leucaena pallidaGuaje MihuatecoMugugaKenya
158Leucaena pulverulentaChalky leucaena    
159Leucaena retusaLittleleaf leadtree, goldenball leadtree, lemonball.    
160Leucaena salvadorensisSipria    
161Leucaena shannoniiLeucaena    
162Leucaena spontaneaLeucaena    
163Leucaena trichandraGuaje rojoMugugaKenya
164Leucaena trichodeswild tamarind, lead tree    
165Litchi chinesisLitchi, lychee  KALRO (Thika)Kenya
166Macroptilium atropurpureumPurple bean    
167Maesopsis eminiiUmbrella tree    
168Mangifera indicaMango  KALRO Thika (KEN), Sadore (NER)Kenya, Niger
169Markhamia luteaNile tulip    
170Melia azedarachPersian Lilac    
171Melia volkensiiMelia    
172Milicia excelsaAfrican Teak    
173Millettia stuhlmanniiPartridge wood, Panga panga    
174Millettia thonningiiTurburku Fruit     
175Mimosa scabrellaBracatinga, Abaracaatinga    
176Monotes kerstingiibilengbile    
177Moringa arboreaMoringa    
178Moringa oleiferaMoringa, Drumstick tree BSMRAUBagladesh
179Moringa stenopetalaCabbage tree, African moringa tree    
180Mucuna pruriensVelvet bean    
181Neonotonia wightiiPerennial soybean    
182Olea capensisEast African olive    
183Olea europaeaOlive    
184Olea welwitschiiElgon olive, Elgon teak    
185Parkia biglobosaAfrican locust bean    
186Parkinsonia aculeataJerusalem thorn    
187Passiflora edulisPassion fruit, purple granadilla    
188Pericopsis elataAfrican teak, Afrormosia    
189Persea americanaAvocado  KALRO (Thika)Kenya
190Philenoptera cyanescensAfrican Indigo    
191Pinus patulaPatula pine    
192Prosopis africanaAfrican MesquiteSadoreNiger
193Prosopis chilensisChilean mesquite    
194Prosopis cinerariaJandi, Ghaf    
195Prosopis julifloraMesquite    
196Prunus africanaAfrican cherry  Kakamega, Muguga (KEN), Kifu (UGA)Kenya, Uganda
197Prunus armeniacaSiberian apricot  KALRO (Thika, Molo)Kenya
198Prunus armeniacaSiberian apricot, Apricot  KALRO (Thika, Molo)Kenya
199Prunus domesticaPlum, European plum,  KALRO (Thika)Kenya
200Prunus persicaPeach, Flowering Peach, Ornamental Peach, Common Peach  KALRO (Molo)Kenya
201Psidium guajavaCommon guava, yellow guava, lemon guava  KALRO (Thika)Kenya
202Punica granatumPomegranate  KALRO (Thika)Kenya
203Pyrus communisEuropean pear, common pear  KALRO (Thika, Molo)Kenya
204Ricinodendron heudelotiiGround nut tree  Mbalmayo, NkenglikokCameroon
205Schima wallichiiNeedlewood Tree    
206Sclerocarya birreaMarula Mangochi (MWI), Masupe (ZMB), Ari-Tumbi (TAN), Cinzana (MLI)Malawi, Zambia, Tanzania, Mali
207Senna atomariaSenna    
208Senna siameaThailand shower    
209Senna spectabilisYellow Cassia    
210Sesbania dalzielii     
211Sesbania macrantha     
212Sesbania pachycarpa     
213Sesbania sesbanEgyptian sesban, Egyptian riverhemp    
214Solanum aculeastrumSoda apple Nightshade    
215Solanum incanumThorn apple    
216Spathodea campanulataAfrican tulip tree    
217Stenocephalum jucundum     
218Strychnos cocculoides Spiny monkey ball,Natal orange  Msekera (ZAM), Ari-Tumbi (TAN)Zambia, Tanzania
219Tabebuia roseaPink poui    
220Tamarindus indicaTamarind Samanko (MLI), Dinderesso, Gonse  (BFA)Mali, Burkina Faso
221Tectona grandisteak    
222Tephrosia candidaWhite tephrosia    
223Tephrosia vogeliiFish-poison beanChitedzeMalawi
224Terminalia browniiTerminalia    
225Terminalia mantalyMadagascar almond    
226Terminalia prunioidesPurple pod terminalia    
227Tetrapleura tetrapteraAidan tree    
228Tipuana tipuTipu tree    
229Tithonia diversifoliaMexican sunflower, Tithonia    
230Trichoscypha acuminataGabon grape  MbalmayoCameroon
231Uapaca kirkianaWild loquat  Makoka, Nauko-Machinga (MWI), Masupe,(ZAM), Domboshawa (ZWE)Malawi, Zambia, Zimbabwe
232Vangueria madagascariensisTamaring-of-the-indies    
233Vitellaria paradoxaShea  Mkongoro (UGA), Samanko (MLI), Gonse (BFA)Uganda, Mali, Burkina Faso
234Vitex keniensisMeru oak    
235Vitex payosChocolate berry    
236Warburgia ugandensisEast African greenheart   Muguga Kenya
237Ziziphus jujubaJujube BSMRAU (BGD), Sadore (NER),Ouagadougou, Samanko (MLI), Gonse (BFA)Bagladesh, Niger, Mali,Burkina Faso
238Ziziphus nummulariaZiziphus lotus, lotustree    
239Ziziphus spina-christiSyrian Christ- Thorn