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Taxon: Erythrina crista-galli L.

 
Genus: Erythrina
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
Subfamily: Faboideae
Tribe: Phaseoleae
Nomen number: 15739
Place of publication: Mant. pl. 1:99. 1767
Link to protologue:
Typification: View in Linnean Typification Project
Name Verified on: 15-Mar-1987 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 11 (1 active, 1 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (also Argentina's national tree fide Trop Leg)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Southern America
    • BRAZIL: Brazil (e.)
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Bolivia
    • SOUTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Argentina (n.), Paraguay, Uruguay


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson. 2012. Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource) URL: www.skud.info
  2. Bernardi, L. 1984. Contribución a la dendrología paraguaya. I. Boissiera 35:292.
  3. Burkart, A. E., ed. 1969-. Flora ilustrada de Entre Rios.
  4. Encke, F. et al. 1984. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage
  5. Howard, R. 1974-1989. Flora of the lesser Antilles. Note: cult.
  6. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening
  7. Krukoff, B. A. & R. C. Barneby. 1974. Conspectus of species of the genus Erythrina. Lloydia 37:342.
  8. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  9. Lock, J. M. 1989. Legumes of Africa: a checklist
  10. Meyer, F. G. et al. 1994. A catalog of cultivated woody plants of the southeastern United States
  11. National Academy of Sciences. 1979. Tropical legumes: resources for the future
  12. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. 1986-2000. European garden flora.
  13. Woodson, R. E. & R. W. Schery, eds. 1943-1980. Flora of Panama.

Check other web resources for Erythrina crista-galli L. :

  • Flora del Conosur: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Conosur
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ILDIS: International Legume Database & Information Service
  • 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.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?15739. Accessed 20 July 2019.