Acridocarpus (from Gr. Akris, a locust and carpos, a fruit, alluding to the winged fruit) is a genus of plant in family Malpighiaceae. They are native to tropical and subtropical Africa, with one species in New Caledonia.
There are some 30 species, which include:Acridocarpus austrocaledonicus Acridocarpus chevalieri Acridocarpus monodii Arènes & P.Jaeger ex Birnbaum & J.Florence Acridocarpus natalitius Adr. & Juss. Acridocarpus socotranus Oliv.