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Taxon: Erythrina edulis Triana

 
Genus: Erythrina
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
Subfamily: Faboideae
Tribe: Phaseoleae
Nomen number: 15740
Place of publication: M. Micheli, J. Bot. (Morot) 6:145. 1892
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 15-Mar-1987 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 23-Aug-1994
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Miami (MIA)
Accessions: 1 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental; shade/shelter
  • Human food: seeds

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Southern America
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Panama
    • NORTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Venezuela (Tachira)
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Bolivia (La Paz (probably)), Colombia, [Antioquia, Boyaca, Cauca, Cundinamarca, Putumayo, Santander, Tolima] Ecuador, [Azuay, Bolivar, Canar, Chimborazo, Cotopaxi, Imbabura, Loja, Napo, Pichincha, Sucumbios, Tungurahua, Zamora-Chinchipe] Peru [Apurimac, Ayacucho, Cajamarca, Cuzco, Huanuco, Junin]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Correa, J. E. & H. Y. Bernal 1992. Especies vegetales promisorias de los paises del Convenio Andres Bello. (Esp Veg Prom) 8:231-278.
  2. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  3. Jørgensen, P. M. & S. León-Yánez, eds. Catalogue of the vascular plants of Ecuador. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 75. 1999 (L Ecuador)
  4. Krukoff, B. A. & R. C. Barneby 1974. Conspectus of species of the genus Erythrina (Lloydia) 37:358.
  5. Vietmeyer, N. D., ed. Lost crops of the Incas. (Lost Crops Incas)
  6. Woodson, R. E. & R. W. Schery, eds. Flora of Panama. (F Panama)

Check other web resources for Erythrina edulis Triana :

  • 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=15740. Accessed 10 December 2018.