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Taxon: Dalbergia decipularis Rizzini & Matt.

Genus: Dalbergia
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
Subfamily: Faboideae
Tribe: Dalbergieae
Nomen number: 411821
Place of publication: Bras. Florestal 4(13):23. 1973
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 11-Sep-1998 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 11-Sep-1998
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • Brazilian tulipwood  (Source: Pl Book) - English
  • sebastião-de-arruda  (Source: Leg Bahia) - Portuguese
  • pau-de-fuso  (Source: Dalbergia Wkshop) - Portuguese (Brazil)

Economic Importance:

  • Materials: wood (for furniture, inlay, & turnery fide Dalbergia Wkshop 14.; Pl Book; Leg Bahia); wood (for furniture, inlay, & turnery fide Dalbergia Wkshop 14.; Pl Book; Leg Bahia)

Distributional Range:


    Southern America
    • BRAZIL: Brazil [Minas Gerais, Bahia]


  1. Carvalho, A. M. de 1997. A synopsis of the genus Dalbergia (Fabaceae: Dalbergieae) in Brazil (Brittonia) 49:99.
  2. Carvalho, A. M. de 1994. The genus Dalbergia L.f. in Bahia, Brazil (Dalbergia Wkshop) 14.
  3. Lewis, G. P. Legumes of Bahia. 1987 (Leg Bahia)
  4. Mabberley, D. J. The plant-book: a portable dictionary of the vascular plants, ed. 2. 1997 (Pl Book)
  5. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)

Check other web resources for Dalbergia decipularis Rizzini & Matt. :

  • 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.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?411821. Accessed 26 March 2019.