Tervuren Xylarium Wood Database

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Familia: Oleaceae
Species name according to: Species Plantarum 8. 1753.
Accepted standard name: this name is accepted
Mayepea welwitschii Knobl.; Olea capensis subsp. enervis (Harv. ex C.H. Wright) I. Verd.; Olea capensis subsp. macrocarpa (C.H. Wright) I. Verd.; Olea enervis Harv. ex C.H. Wright; Olea guineensis Hutch. & C.A. Sm.; Olea hochstetteri Baker; Olea lancea Lam.; Olea macrocarpa C.H. Wright; Olea madagascariensis Boivin ex H. Perrier; Olea perrieri A. Chev. ex H. Perrier; Olea schliebenii Knobl.; Olea welwitschii (Knobl.) Gilg & Schellenb.; Olea woodiana Knobl.; Steganthus welwitschii (Knobl.) Knobl.;
Pictures from external sites
Features and microscopic photographs from Inside Wood database
Local and/or commercial names
Name Language Region Country Source
Basterswartysterhout afrikaans South Africa Coster (1993)
Basterysterhout afrikaans South Africa http://www.plantzafrica.com/
Black ironwood english http://www.plantnames.unimelb.edu.au/Sorting/Frontpage.html
Bois de fer noir french http://www.plantnames.unimelb.edu.au/Sorting/Frontpage.html
East African Olive english wiki
Elgon Olive english wiki
False Ironwood english South Africa Coster (1993)
IJsterhout afrikaans South Africa Coster (1993)
Ironwood english wiki
Ironwood Olive english wiki
Madera de hierro negra spanish http://www.plantnames.unimelb.edu.au/Sorting/Frontpage.html
Muvanga shona http://www.plantnames.unimelb.edu.au/Sorting/Frontpage.html
Pau-ferro preto portuguese Brazil http://www.plantnames.unimelb.edu.au/Sorting/Frontpage.html
Schwarzes Eisenholz. german http://www.plantnames.unimelb.edu.au/Sorting/Frontpage.html
Small Ironwood english wiki
Swartijsterhout afrikaans South Africa Coster (1993)
Ysterhout afrikaans South Africa http://www.plantzafrica.com/
Zitum hausa Nigeria Keay (1989)
Zwart ijzerhout dutch http://www.plantnames.unimelb.edu.au/Sorting/Frontpage.html
Specimens available at the Tervuren Xylarium