Taxon: Peltophorum dubium (Spreng.) Taub.

Genus: Peltophorum
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
  Subfamily: Caesalpinioideae
      Tribe: Caesalpinieae
Nomen number: 27160
Place of publication: H. G. A. Engler & K. A. E. Prantl, Nat. Pflanzenfam. 3(3):176. 1892
Name Verified on: 03-Jul-1996 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 26-Jun-2000
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Miami (MIA)
Accessions: 9 in National Plant Germplasm System

Economic Importance:

  • Materials: wood (timber fide Ency WTimber)

Distributional Range:


  • Southern America

    • Brazil: Brazil
    • Caribbean: Cuba; Hispaniola
    • Southern South America: Argentina; Paraguay; Uruguay

  • Naturalized:

  • Southern America

    • Western South America: Bolivia


  • Angely, J. A. Flora analitica do Parana. 1965 (L Parana)
  • Angely, J. A. Flora analítica e fitográfica do Estado de São Paulo. 1970- (F Anal Sao Paulo)
  • Barneby, R. C. 1996. Neotropical Fabales at NY: asides and oversights (Brittonia) 48:180.
  • Bernardi, L. 1984. Contribución a la dendrología paraguaya. I (Boissiera) 35:265.
  • Boutelje, J. B. Encyclopedia of world timbers, names and technical literature. 1980 (Ency WTimber)
  • Burkart, A. E. Las leguminosas Argentinas - silvestres y cultivadas, ed. 2. 1952 (Leg Argent)
  • Burkart, A. E., ed. Flora ilustrada de Entre Rios. 1969- (F EntreR)
  • Lewis, G. P. Legumes of Bahia. 1987 (Leg Bahia)


Check other web resources for Peltophorum dubium (Spreng.) Taub. :

  • 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
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • 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.