Khaya anthotheca (Welw.) C. DC.
Khaya nyasica Stapf ex Baker f.
East African Mahogany, Nyasaland Mahogany, Red Mahogany, White Mahogany
|Kingdom||Plantae||Plants, but not fungi, lichens, or algae (from Stearn’s Botanical Latin)|
|Subkingdom||Tracheobionta||Vascular plants—plants with a “circulatory system” for delivering water and nutrients|
|Division||Magnoliophyta||Flowering plants, also known as angiosperms|
|Class||Magnoliopsida||Dicotyledons—plants with two initial seed leaves|
|Subclass||Rosidae||Roses, legumes, proteas, dogwoods, hydrangeas, mistletoes, euphorbias, grapes, many more|
|Order||Sapindales||Includes citrus; maples, horse-chestnuts, lychees and rambutans; mangos and cashews; frankincense and myrrh; mahogany and neem|
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Khaya anthotheca description by Thomas H. Kent, not updated.
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4/10/2015 · Naples Botanical Garden, Naples, FL