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Taxon: Erythrina lysistemon Hutch.

 
Genus: Erythrina
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
Subfamily: Faboideae
Tribe: Phaseoleae
Nomen number: 15755
Place of publication: Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 1933:422. 1933
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 17-Mar-1987 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 05-Aug-2002
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Miami (MIA)
Accessions: 5 (5 active, 5 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental
  • Materials: beads

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • EAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Tanzania
    • SOUTH TROPICAL AFRICA: Malawi, Mozambique, Zambia, Zimbabwe
    • SOUTHERN AFRICA: Botswana, South Africa, [KwaZulu-Natal, Transvaal] Swaziland


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Hennessy, E. F. 1991. Erythrineae (Fabaceae) in Southern Africa (Bothalia) 21:7.
  2. Krukoff, B. A. & R. C. Barneby 1974. Conspectus of species of the genus Erythrina (Lloydia) 37:406.
  3. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  4. Smith, R. J. Botanical beads of the world (on-line resource). (Bot Beads World)
  5. Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. Flora of tropical East Africa. (F TE Afr)
  6. van Wyck, B. E. 2012. Review of Fabaceae Southern Africa data for World Economic Plants, ed. 2 (pers. comm.)

Check other web resources for Erythrina lysistemon Hutch. :

  • SIBIS: South African National Biodiversity Institute's (SANBI) Integrated Biodiversity System
  • On-line Flora of Zimbabwe:
  • 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=15755. Accessed 14 December 2018.