Taxon: Tabebuia aurea (Silva Manso) Benth. & Hook. f. ex S. Moore

Genus: Tabebuia
Family: Bignoniaceae
Nomen number: 402100
Place of publication: Trans Linn. Soc. London, Bot. 4:423. 1895
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 01-May-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 22-May-1997
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • Caribbean trumpet-tree  (Source: Flow India) - English
  • silver trumpet-tree  (Source: Flow India) - English
  • tree-of-gold  (Source: Pl Names) - English
  • yellow tabebuia  (Source: Flow India) - English
  • caraiba  (Source: F Neotrop) - Portuguese (Brazil)
  • cinco-folhas-do-campo  (Source: F Neotrop) - Portuguese (Brazil)
  • paratudo  (Source: F Neotrop) - Portuguese (Brazil)
  • par-d'arco  (Source: F Neotrop) - Portuguese (Brazil)
  • alchornoque  (Source: F Neotrop) - Spanish (Bolivia)

Distributional Range:


  • Southern America

    • Brazil: Brazil
    • Northern South America: Suriname
    • Southern South America: Argentina ; Paraguay
    • Western South America: Bolivia ; Peru San Martin


  • Gentry, A. H. 1992. Bignoniaceae - Part II (Tribe Tecomeae) Fl. Neotrop. Monogr. 25(2):144-145.
  • Girija, T. & Tabish Flowers of India (on-line resource). (Flow India)
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)


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