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Taxon: Tecoma capensis (Thunb.) Lindl.

Genus: Tecoma
Family: Bignoniaceae tribe: Tecomeae.
Nomen number: 80086
Place of publication: Bot. Reg. 13: t. 1117. 1827
Name verified on: 01-May-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 22-May-1997
No species priority site assigned.

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

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Distributional range:

      Native:
  • AFRICA
    South Tropical Africa: Mozambique [s.]
    Southern Africa: South Africa - Eastern Cape, KwaZulu-Natal, Limpopo, Mpumalanga; Swaziland

      Naturalized:
  • AFRICA
    Macaronesia: Spain - Canary Islands
  • AUSTRALASIA
    Australia: Australia - Queensland
    New Zealand: New Zealand
  • SOUTHERN AMERICA
    Caribbean: Barbados; Cuba; Hispaniola; Jamaica; Puerto Rico

      Cultivated:
  • widely cultivated in subtropics

References:

  • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & M. T. Strong. 2012. Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies. Smithsonian Contr. Bot. 98.
  • Arnold, T. H. & B. C. De Wet, eds. 1993. Plants of southern Africa: names and distribution. Mem. Bot. Surv. S. Africa no. 62. [= Tecomaria capensis (Thunb.) Spach].
  • Burkill, H. M. 1985. The useful plants of west tropical Africa. 1:268. [accepts].
  • Erhardt, W. et al. 2008. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. [= Tecomaria capensis (Thunb.) Spach].
  • Gentry, A. H. 1992. Bignoniaceae - Part II (Tribe Tecomeae). Fl. Neotrop. Monogr. 25(2):277–278.
  • Germishuizen, G. & N. L. Meyer, eds. 2003. Plants of southern Africa: an annotated checklist. Strelitzia 14.
  • Harling, G. & B. Sparre, eds. 1973–. Flora of Ecuador. [= Tecomaria capensis (Thunb.) Spach].
  • Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. [= Tecomaria capensis (Thunb.) Spach].
  • Instituto de Botánica Darwinion. 2008. Flora del Conosur. Catálogo de las plantas vasculares.
  • Liogier, H. A. & L. F. Martorell. 2000. Flora of Puerto Rico and adjacent islands: a systematic synopsis, ed. 2.
  • Mabberley, D. J. 1997. The plant-book: a portable dictionary of the vascular plants, ed. 2.
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
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Check other web resources for Tecoma capensis (Thunb.) Lindl.:

  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • AVH: Australia's Virtual Herbarium
  • SIBIS: South African National Biodiversity Institute's (SANBI) Integrated Biodiversity System
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.

Check other web resources for images:

  • PlantSystematics.org
  • Google 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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Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
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URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?80086 (22 September 2014)

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