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Taxon: Parkinsonia microphylla Torr.

Genus: Parkinsonia
Family: Fabaceae (alt. Leguminosae) subfamily: Caesalpinioideae tribe: Caesalpinieae. Also placed in: Caesalpiniaceae
Nomen number: 100141
Place of publication: Pacif. Railr. Rep. 4(5,1):82. 1857 ("1856")
Name verified on: 07-Apr-2000 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 19-Mar-2014
No species priority site assigned.
Accessions: 9 in National Plant Germplasm System.
  • all available ) NPGS accessions. or .
  • all available ) NPGS accessions by country.
  • Check PlantSearch database of Botanic Gardens Conservation International for possible non-NPGS germplasm.


Common names:

  • yellow paloverde   (Source: Trees US [as Cercidium microphyllum]) – English

Economic importance:


Distributional range:

      Native: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)

References:

  • Carter, A. M. 1974. The genus Cercidium in the Sonoran Desert of Mexico and United States. Proc. Calif. Acad. Sci. ser. 4, 40(2):24. [= Cercidium microphyllum (Torr.) Rose & I. M. Johnst.].
  • Isely, D. 1975. Leguminosae of the United States: II. Subfamily Caesalpinioideae. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 25(2):173.
  • Little, E. L., Jr. 1979. Checklist of United States trees, Agric. Handb. 541. [= Cercidium microphyllum].
  • Shreve, F. & I. L. Wiggins. 1964. Vegetation and flora of the Sonoran desert. [= Cercidium microphyllum (Torr.) Rose & I. M. Johnst.].
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Synonyms:


Check other web resources for Parkinsonia microphylla Torr.:


Images or nodulation data:

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  • Check PlantSystematics.org for additional images
  • Google Images Images Note: Be advised that their identity may be inaccurate. Proper identification of a plant may require specialized taxonomic knowledge or comparison with properly documented herbarium material.

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Cite as:
USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?100141 (22 July 2014)

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