Taxon: Myrospermum frutescens Jacq.

 
Genus: Myrospermum
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
Subfamily: Faboideae
Tribe: Sophoreae
Nomen number: 24870
Place of publication: Enum. syst. pl. 20. 1760 (Select. stirp. amer. hist. 120, t. 174, fig. 34. 1763)
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 06-Nov-1985 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 19-Sep-2017
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 1 in National Plant Germplasm System

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • SOUTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Campeche, Chiapas, Colima, Guerrero, Oaxaca]

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Hispaniola, Trinidad and Tobago (Trinidad), Virgin Islands (U.S.) [St. Croix, St. Thomas]
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Costa Rica, Guatemala, Nicaragua
    • NORTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Venezuela
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Colombia


References:

  1. Howard, R. A. 1973. The Enumeratio and Selectarum of Nicolaus von Jacquin J. Arnold Arbor. 54:435-470.
  2. Liogier, H. A. & L. F. Martorell Flora of Puerto Rico and adjacent islands: a systematic synopsis. (F PR)
  3. McVaugh, R. Flora Novo-Galiciana. (F NGalicia)
  4. Rudd, V. E. 1968. Leguminosae of Mexico - Faboideae I. Sophoreae and Podalyrieae (Rhodora) 70:505.
  5. Standley, P. C. & J. A. Steyermark Flora of Guatemala. (F Guat)

Check other web resources for Myrospermum frutescens Jacq. :

  • 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.

Images:

  • Fruit: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?24870. Accessed 21 April 2018.