Taxon: Caesalpinia pluviosa DC. var. peltophoroides (Benth.) G. P. Lewis

 
Genus: Caesalpinia
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
  Subfamily: Caesalpinioideae
      Tribe: Caesalpinieae
Nomen number: 418920
Place of publication: Caesalpinia 146. 1998
Name Verified on: 03-Oct-2001 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 03-Oct-2001
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 3 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • false Brazilwood  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • sibipiruna  (Source: Hortus 3) - Portuguese (Brazil)

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Caesalpinia 147. 1998)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Southern America

    • Brazil: Brazil - Amazonas, - Bahia, - Espirito Santo, - Federal District, - Mato Grosso, - Minas Gerais, - Parana, - Rio de Janeiro, - Roraima, - Sao Paulo
    • Western South America: Bolivia; Colombia

  • Cultivated:

  • Southern America

    • Brazil: Brazil
    • Western South America: Bolivia; Colombia

References:

  • Lewis, G. P. 1998. Caesalpinia. A revision of the Poincianella-Erythrostemon group. 1998 (Caesalpinia Poin-Ery) 146.
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. 1976 (Hortus 3)
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)

Synonyms:

Check other web resources for Caesalpinia pluviosa DC. var. peltophoroides (Benth.) G. P. Lewis :

  • Flora del Conosur: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Conosur
  • 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.