Taxon: Bauhinia lunarioides A. Gray ex S. Watson

Genus: Bauhinia
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
      Tribe: Cercideae
        Subtribe: Bauhiniinae
Nomen number: 313153
Place of publication: Bibl. index N. Amer. bot. 205. 1878
Name Verified on: 16-Apr-2015 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 16-Apr-2015
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Miami (MIA)
Accessions: 1 in National Plant Germplasm System

Distributional Range:


  • Northern America

    • Northern Mexico: Mexico - Coahuila, - Nuevo Leon, - San Luis Potosi
    • South-Central U.S.A.: United States - Texas


  • Seigler, D. S. et al. 2006. The genus Senegalia (Fabaceae: Mimosoideae) from the New World (Phytologia) 88:51.
  • Turner, B. L. 1994. Native species of Bauhinia (Caesalpiniaceae) occurring in northeastern Mexico (Phytologia) 76:337.
  • Villaseñor, J. L. 2016. Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico Rev. Mex. Biodivers. 87:559-902.
  • Wunderlin, R. P. 1976. Bauhinia lunarioides: a misapplied name (Rhodora) 78:546-548.
  • Wunderlin, R. P. 1983. Revision of the arborescent bauhinias (Fabaceae: Caesalpinioideae: Cercideae) native to Middle America Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 70:114.
  • Wunderlin, R. P. et al. 1987. Reorganization of the Cercideae (Fabaceae: Caesalpinioideae) Biol. Skr. 28:12.


Check other web resources for Bauhinia lunarioides A. Gray ex S. Watson :


  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image