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Taxon: Erythrina corallodendrum L.

 
Genus: Erythrina
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
Subfamily: Faboideae
Tribe: Phaseoleae
Nomen number: 15737
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 2:706. 1753
Link to protologue:
Typification: View in Linnean Typification Project
Name Verified on: 15-Mar-1987 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 19-Sep-2017
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Miami (MIA)
Accessions: 4 (1 active, 1 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: boundary/barrier/support; ornamental; shade/shelter; shade/shelter

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Haiti, Jamaica


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Erhardt, W. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 17. Auflage. 2002 (Zander ed17)
  2. Howard, R. Flora of the lesser Antilles. (F LAnt)
  3. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  4. Krukoff, B. A. & R. C. Barneby 1974. Conspectus of species of the genus Erythrina (Lloydia) 37:399.
  5. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  6. Liogier, A. H. Flora of Hispaniola: Part 1; La Flora de la Española. Part II-. (F Hispan)
  7. Liogier, H. A. Descriptive flora of Puerto Rico and adjacent islands. (F PuertoR)
  8. Lock, J. M. Legumes of Africa: a checklist. 1989 (Leg Africa)
  9. Nicolson, D. H. et al. Flora of Dominica, Part 2: Dicotyledonae. Smithsonian contributions to botany vol. 77. (F Dominica)
  10. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. (Eur Gard F)

Check other web resources for Erythrina corallodendrum L. :

  • 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

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=15737. Accessed 19 November 2018.