Taxon: Chamaecrista glandulosa (L.) Greene

Genus: Chamaecrista
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
  Subfamily: Caesalpinioideae
      Tribe: Cassieae
        Subtribe: Cassiinae
Nomen number: 313412
Place of publication: Pittonia 4:286. 1899
Name Verified on: 27-Oct-2008 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 27-Oct-2008
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Distributional Range:


  • Northern America

    • Northern Mexico: Mexico - Chihuahua, - Durango, - San Luis Potosi
    • Southern Mexico: Mexico - Campeche, - Guanajuato, - Guerrero, - Jalisco, - Michoacan, - Quintana Roo, - Yucatan
  • Southern America

    • Brazil: Brazil - Rio de Janeiro
    • Caribbean: Anguilla; Antigua and Barbuda; Barbados; Dominica; Dominican Republic; Grenada; Guadeloupe; Haiti; Jamaica; Martinique; Montserrat; Netherlands Antilles; Puerto Rico; St. Kitts and Nevis - St. Kitts; St. Lucia; St. Vincent and Grenadines; Virgin Islands (British); Virgin Islands (U.S.)
    • Mesoamerica: Guatemala - Peten
    • Northern South America: Venezuela
    • Western South America: Bolivia; Colombia; Ecuador; Peru


  • Brako, L. & J. L. Zarucchi Catalogue of the flowering plants and gymnosperms of Peru. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 45. 1993 (L Peru)
  • Howard, R. Flora of the lesser Antilles. 1974-1989 (F LAnt)
  • Irwin, H. S. & R. C. Barneby 1982. The American Cassiinae: a synoptical revision of Leguminosae tribe Cassieae subtribe Cassiinae in the New World Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 35:780.
  • Jørgensen, P. M. & S. León-Yánez, eds. Catalogue of the vascular plants of Ecuador. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 75. 1999 (L Ecuador)
  • Liogier, A. H. Flora of Hispaniola: Part 1; La Flora de la Española. Part II-. 1981- (F Hispan)
  • Liogier, H. A. Descriptive flora of Puerto Rico and adjacent islands. 1984- (F PuertoR)
  • McVaugh, R. Flora Novo-Galiciana. 1983- (F NGalicia)
  • Steyermark, J. A. et al., eds. Flora of the Venezuelan Guayana. 1995- (F VenGuay)

Check other web resources for Chamaecrista glandulosa (L.) Greene :

  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • 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.


  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image