Taxon: Sesbania exaltata (Raf.) Rydb.

 
Genus: Sesbania
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
Subfamily: Faboideae
Tribe: Sesbanieae
Nomen number: 33768
Place of publication: N. Amer. fl. 24:204. 1924 "Sesban" (A. W. Hill, Index kewensis suppl. 7:223. 1929; Cory, Rhodora 38:406. 1936)
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 03-Oct-1989 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 26-Sep-2013
Species priority site is: Plant Genetic Resources Conservation Unit, Griffin, GA (S9)
Accessions: 7 in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: soil improver (fide Crops US; Cover Crop Database)
  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals ()
  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals ()
  • Weed: potential seed contaminant (fide Proc Sp Weed Sci Soc 59-65. 1995)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Kansas (s.e.), Missouri (s.), Oklahoma]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee (http://tenn.bio.utk.edu/vascular/database/vascular-database.asp?CategoryID=Dicots&FamilyID=Fabaceae&GenusID=Sesbania&SpeciesID=exaltata)]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Texas]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

    Naturalized (natzd. elsewhere)

References:

  1. Barbosa, C. 1994. Contribución al conocimiento de las leguminosas colombianas. I. La tribu Galegeae (Brown) Torrey & Gray, 1838 sensu lato (Trianea) 5:51.
  2. Cooper, M. R. & A. W. Johnson Poisonous plants in Britain and their effects on animals and man. 1984 (Cooper & Johnson)
  3. Correll, D. S. & H. B. Correll Aquatic and wetland plants of southwestern United States, 2 vol. 1975 (Aquat SW US)
  4. Correll, D. S. & M. C. Johnston Manual of the vascular plants of Texas. 1970 (F Tex)
  5. Duke, J. A. Handbook of legumes of world economic importance. 1981 (Leg WorldEc)
  6. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  7. Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada. (Glea Cron)
  8. Isely, D. 1986. Notes about Psoralea sensu auct., Amorpha, Baptisia, Sesbania and Chamaecrista (Leguminosae) in the Southeastern United States (Sida) 11:435.
  9. Kearney, T. H. & R. H. Peebles Arizona flora, ed. 2. (F Ariz)
  10. Lampe, K. F. & M. A. McCann AMA handbook of poisonous and injurious plants. 1985 (Lampe & McCann)
  11. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  12. Magness, J. R. et al. Food and feed crops of the United States. IR Bull. 1. 1971 (Crops US)
  13. Markle, G. M. et al., eds. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2. 1998 (Food Feed Crops US)
  14. McGregor, R. L. et al. (The Great Plains Flora Association) Flora of the Great Plains. (F GPlains)
  15. Munz, P. A. A flora of southern California. (F SCalif)
  16. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  17. Radford, A. E. et al. Manual of the vascular flora of the Carolinas. (F Carolin)
  18. Radford, A. E. et al., eds. Vascular flora of the southeastern United States. (F SE US)
  19. Recasens, J. & J. A. Conesa 1995. Nuevas malas hierbas alóctonas en los cultivos de regadío de Cataluña Actas Reun. Soc. Esp. Malherbol. 59-65.
  20. Rehm, S. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants. 1994 (Dict Rehm)
  21. Seed Regulatory and Testing Division, Agricultural Marketing Service, U.S.D.A. State noxious-weed seed requirements recognized in the administration of the Federal Seed Act (updated annually). (State Noxweed Seed)
  22. Steyermark, J. A. Flora of Missouri. (F Missouri)
  23. University of California Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education Program UC SAREP on-line cover crop database (on-line resource). (Cover Crop Database)
  24. Wilbur, R. L. 1989. The status of the binomial Sesbania macrocarpa Muhl. (Leguminosae) (Castanea) 54:121-127.
  25. Wilbur, R. L. Leguminous plants of North Carolina. (Leg NCarolin)

Check other web resources for Sesbania exaltata (Raf.) Rydb. :

  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program:
  • 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.

Images:

  • 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?33768. Accessed 22 May 2018.