Taxon: Leucaena retusa Benth.

 
Genus: Leucaena
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
  Subfamily: Mimosoideae
      Tribe: Mimoseae
Nomen number: 21962
Place of publication: A. Gray, Pl. wright. 1:64. 1852 (Smithsonian Contr. Knowl. 3, Art. 5)
Name Verified on: 07-Dec-1998 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 09-Sep-2008
Species priority site is: Plant Genetic Resources Conservation Unit, Griffin, GA (S9)
Accessions: 21 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

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Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Northern America

    • Northern Mexico: Mexico - Chihuahua, - Coahuila
    • South-Central U.S.A.: United States - Texas

References:

  • Brewbaker, J. L. 1987. Species in the genus Leucaena Leucaena Res. Rep. 7(2):19.
  • Englert, J. M. et al. USDA-NRCS Improved conservation plant materials released by NRCS and cooperators. 1999- (NRCS Cons Pl Mat)
  • Hughes, C. 1998. Monograph of Leucaena (Leguminosae-Mimosoideae) Syst. Bot. Monogr. 55:83.
  • Hughes, C. E. 1998. Leucaena: a genetic resources handbook Trop. Forest. Pap. Commonw. Forest. Inst. 37:215.
  • Isely, D. 1973. Leguminosae of the United States: I. Subfamily Mimosoideae Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 25(1):96.
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. 1976 (Hortus 3)
  • Zárate P., S. 1984. Taxonomic revision of the genus Leucaena from Mexico Bull. Groupe Int. Étude Mimosoideae 12:27.

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Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image