Taxon: Peltophorum pterocarpum (DC.) Backer ex K. Heyne

 
Genus: Peltophorum
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
Subfamily: Caesalpinioideae
Tribe: Caesalpinieae
Nomen number: 27164
Place of publication: Nutt. pl. Ned.-Ind. ed. 2, 2:755. 1927
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 07-Nov-1985 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 19-Sep-2017
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Miami (MIA)
Accessions: 5 in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental ()

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: Sri Lanka
    • PAPUASIA: Papua New Guinea
    • INDO-CHINA: Thailand, Vietnam
    • MALESIA: Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines

    Australasia
    • AUSTRALIA: Australia [Northern Territory (n. (islands))]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

    Naturalized (natzd. elsewhere in tropics)

References:

  1. Aubréville, A. et al., eds. Flore du Cambodge du Laos et du Viet-Nam. (F CambLVN)
  2. Backer, C. A. & R. C. Bakhuizen van den Brink, Jr. Flora of Java. (F Java)
  3. Chinese Academy of Sciences Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. (F China)
  4. Dyer, R. A. et al., eds. Flora of southern Africa. (F SAfr)
  5. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  6. Grierson, A. J. C. & D. J. Long Flora of Bhutan including a record of plants from Sikkim. (F Bhutan)
  7. Hattink, T. A. 1974. A revision of Malesian Caesalpinia, including Mezoneuron (Leguminosae-Caesalpiniaceae) (Reinwardtia) 9:60.
  8. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  9. Integrated Botanical Information System (IBIS) Australian plant common name database (on-line resource). (Aust Pl Common Names)
  10. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  11. Mabberley, D. J. The plant-book: a portable dictionary of the vascular plants, ed. 2. 1997 (Pl Book)
  12. Matthew, K. M. The flora of the Tamilnadu Carnatic. (F TamilC)
  13. National Academy of Sciences Tropical legumes: resources for the future. 1979 (Trop Leg)
  14. Smitinand, T. & K. Larsen, eds. Flora of Thailand. (F Thailand)
  15. Verdcourt, B. A manual of New Guinea legumes. (Leg New Guinea)

Check other web resources for Peltophorum pterocarpum (DC.) Backer ex K. Heyne :

  • AVH: Australia's Virtual Herbarium
  • 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:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seed: 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?27164. Accessed 23 April 2018.