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Taxon: Prosopis affinis Spreng.

 
Genus: Prosopis
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
Subfamily: Caesalpinioideae
Tribe: Mimoseae
Nomen number: 100106
Place of publication: Syst. veg. 2:326. 1825
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 04-Sep-2007 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 04-Sep-2007
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 5 (1 active, 1 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Economic Importance:

  • Animal food: potential as fodder
  • Environmental: shade/shelter

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Southern America
    • BRAZIL: Brazil [Mato Grosso do Sul, Rio Grande do Sul (s.w.)]
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Bolivia, [Tarija] Peru [Ica, Piura, Tumbes]
    • SOUTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Argentina, [Cordoba, Buenos Aires, Chaco, Corrientes, Entre Rios, Formosa, Santa Fe, Santiago del Estero] Paraguay, Uruguay (w.)


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Brako, L. & J. L. Zarucchi Catalogue of the flowering plants and gymnosperms of Peru. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 45. 1993 (L Peru)
  2. Burkart, A. 1976. A monograph of the genus Prosopis (Leguminosae subfam. Mimosoideae) J. Arnold Arbor. 57:488.
  3. Burkart, A. E., ed. Flora ilustrada de Entre Rios. (F EntreR)
  4. Dubs, B. Prodromus florae matogrossensis. Botany of Mato Grosso, series B, no. 3. (L Mato Grosso)
  5. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  6. Killeen, T. J. et al. Guia de arboles de Bolivia. 1993 (Trees Bolivia)
  7. National Academy of Sciences Tropical legumes: resources for the future. 1979 (Trop Leg)
  8. Zuloaga, F. O. & O. Morrone, eds. Catálogo de las plantas vasculares de la República Argentina. I. Pteridophyta, Gymnospermae y Angiospermae (Monocotyledonae), II. Dicotyledonae. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 60, 74. (L Argent)

Check other web resources for Prosopis affinis Spreng. :

  • 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
  • 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. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=100106. Accessed 22 October 2018.