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Taxon: Caesalpinia pluviosa DC. var. peltophoroides (Benth.) G. P. Lewis

Genus: Caesalpinia
Family: Fabaceae (alt. Leguminosae) subfamily: Caesalpinioideae tribe: Caesalpinieae. Also placed in: Caesalpiniaceae
Nomen number: 418920
Place of publication: Caesalpinia 146. 1998
Name verified on: 03-Oct-2001 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
No species priority site assigned.

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

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Common names:

  • false Brazilwood   (Source: Hortus 3 [as C. peltophoroides]) – English
  • sibipiruna   (Source: Hortus 3 [as C. peltophoroides]) – Portuguese (Brazil)
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Economic importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental   (fide Caesalpinia 147. 1998)

Distributional range:

      Native:
  • SOUTHERN AMERICA
    Brazil: Brazil - Amazonas, Bahia [s.], Espirito Santo, Federal District, Mato Grosso, Minas Gerais [s.], Parana, Rio de Janeiro, Roraima, Sao Paulo
    Western South America: Bolivia; Colombia

      Cultivated:
  • SOUTHERN AMERICA
    Brazil: Brazil
    Western South America: Bolivia; Colombia

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Synonyms:


Check other web resources for Caesalpinia pluviosa DC. var. peltophoroides (Benth.) G. P. Lewis:

  • Flora del Conosur: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Conosur
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ILDIS: International Legume Database and Information Service

Images or nodulation data:

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  • 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?418920 (22 August 2014)

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