Taxon: Prosopis palmeri S. Watson

Genus: Prosopis
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
  Subfamily: Mimosoideae
      Tribe: Mimoseae
Nomen number: 316399
Place of publication: Proc. Amer. Acad. Arts 24:48. 1889
Name Verified on: 13-Jan-1992 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 23-Aug-1994
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • prosópis  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)

Distributional Range:


  • Northern America

    • Northern Mexico: Mexico - Baja California


  • Burkart, A. 1976. A monograph of the genus Prosopis (Leguminosae subfam. Mimosoideae) J. Arnold Arbor. 57:466.
  • Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  • Shreve, F. & I. L. Wiggins Vegetation and flora of the Sonoran desert. 1964 (F SonorDes)
  • Wiggins, I. L. Flora of Baja California. 1980 (F Baja)

Check other web resources for Prosopis palmeri S. Watson :

  • 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.