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Taxon: Adenanthera pavonina L.

 
Genus: Adenanthera
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
Subfamily: Caesalpinioideae
Tribe: Mimoseae
Nomen number: 1440
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:384. 1753
Link to protologue:
Typification: View in Linnean Typification Project
Name Verified on: 23-Jun-1987 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 19-Sep-2017
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Miami (MIA)
Accessions: 16 (4 active, 4 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental
  • Materials: wood
  • Medicines:
  • Weed:

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China (s.)

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: Bangladesh, India, [Assam, Bihar, Goa, Gujarat, Karnataka, Kerala, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Meghalaya, Punjab, Sikkim, Tamil Nadu, Tripura, Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal] Sri Lanka
    • PAPUASIA: Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands
    • INDO-CHINA: Cambodia, Indochina, Laos, Myanmar, Vietnam
    • MALESIA: Indonesia, Malaysia

    Australasia
    • AUSTRALIA: Australia [Northern Territory, Queensland]


    Cultivated (widely cult. in tropics)

    Naturalized

    Africa
    • EAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Uganda
    • SOUTH TROPICAL AFRICA: Angola
    • WESTERN INDIAN OCEAN: Mauritius, Seychelles

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: Pakistan
    • INDO-CHINA: Thailand
    • MALESIA: Christmas Island, Philippines, Singapore

    Northern America
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Florida]

    Pacific
    • NORTH-CENTRAL PACIFIC: United States [Hawaii]
    • NORTHWESTERN PACIFIC: Micronesia
    • SOUTHWESTERN PACIFIC: Fiji, New Caledonia

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: West Indies


References:

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  2. Aubréville, A. et al., eds. Flore du Cambodge du Laos et du Viet-Nam. (F CambLVN)
  3. Aubréville, A. et al., eds. Flore de la Nouvelle Caledonie et dependances. (F NCaled)
  4. Bosser, J. M. et al., eds. Flores des Mascareignes. (F Mascar)
  5. Boutelje, J. B. Encyclopedia of world timbers, names and technical literature. 1980 (Ency WTimber)
  6. Brunel, J. F. et al., eds. Flore analytique du Togo. Phanerogames. 1984 (F Togo)
  7. Dassanayake, M. D. & F. R. Fosberg, eds. A revised handbook to the flora of Ceylon. (F Ceylon)
  8. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  9. Exell, A. W. et al., eds. Flora zambesiaca. (F Zamb)
  10. Figueiredo, E. & G. F. Smith Plants of Angola. Strelitzia 22: 1-279. 2008 (Pl Angol)
  11. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  12. Friedmann, F. Flore des Seychelles. 1994 (F Seychelles)
  13. George, A. S., ed. Oceanic islands 2 (F Aust) 50:188.
  14. Grierson, A. J. C. & D. J. Long Flora of Bhutan including a record of plants from Sikkim. (F Bhutan)
  15. Hnatiuk, R. J. Census of Australian vascular plants. Australian Flora and Fauna Series No. 11. (L Aust)
  16. Howard, R. Flora of the lesser Antilles. (F LAnt)
  17. Integrated Botanical Information System (IBIS) Australian plant common name database (on-line resource). (Aust Pl Common Names)
  18. Isely, D. 1973. Leguminosae of the United States: I. Subfamily Mimosoideae Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 25(1):74.
  19. Keay, R. W. J. Trees of Nigeria. 1989 (Trees Nigeria)
  20. Keay, R. W. J. & F. N. Hepper Flora of west tropical Africa, ed. 2. (F WT Afr)
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  22. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
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  24. Lisowski, S. Flore (Angiospermes) de la République de Guinée. Scripta Botanica Belgica vol. 41 & 42. 2009 (F Guinee)
  25. Lock, J. M. Legumes of Africa: a checklist. 1989 (Leg Africa)
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  33. Smith, A. C. Flora vitiensis nova. (F Viti)
  34. Smith, R. J. Botanical beads of the world (on-line resource). (Bot Beads World)
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  37. Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. Flora of tropical East Africa. (F TE Afr)
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  39. Wagner, W. L. et al. Flora of the Hawaiian Islands (on-line resource). (F Hawaii Online)
  40. Weber, E. Invasive plant species of the world: a reference guide to environmental weeds. 2003 (Invasive Pl Spec)
  41. Whitmore, T. C., ed. Tree flora of Malaya. (Trees Malaya)
  42. Wunderlin, R. P. Guide to the vascular plants of Florida. 1998 (F Florida)

Check other web resources for Adenanthera pavonina L. :

  • 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:
  • AVH: Australia's Virtual Herbarium
  • ABRS: Australian Biological Resources Study Flora of Australia online
  • 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.

Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seeds: 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?id=1440. Accessed 10 December 2018.