Taxon: Erythrina poeppigiana (Walp.) O. F. Cook

 
Genus: Erythrina
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
  Subfamily: Papilionoideae
      Tribe: Phaseoleae
Nomen number: 15762
Place of publication: Bull. Div. Bot. U.S.D.A. 25:57. 1901
Name Verified on: 18-Mar-1987 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 14-Dec-2005
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Miami (MIA)
Accessions: 10 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: agroforestry (fide Pl Res SEAs 11:123. 1997)
  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard)
  • Environmental: shade/shelter (fide Pl Res SEAs 11:123. 1997)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Southern America

    • Brazil: Brazil - Acre
    • Central America: Panama - Darien
    • Northern South America: Venezuela
    • Western South America: Bolivia - Beni, - La Paz; Colombia - Boyaca, - Cundinamarca, - Putumayo, - Santander, - Valle; Ecuador - Esmeraldas, - Loja, - Los Rios, - Morona-Santiago, - Napo, - Pastaza, - Pichincha, - Sucumbios; Peru - Cuzco, - Huanuco, - Pasco, - San Martin

  • Cultivated:

    . also cult.

References:

  • Webster's third new international dictionary. 1961 (Websters Dict)
  • Brako, L. & J. L. Zarucchi Catalogue of the flowering plants and gymnosperms of Peru. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 45. 1993 (L Peru)
  • Correa, J. E. & H. Y. Bernal 1992. Especies vegetales promisorias de los paises del Convenio Andres Bello. 1989-1998 (Esp Veg Prom) 8:279-310.
  • Faridah Hanum, I. & L. J. G. van der Maesen, eds. 1997. Auxiliary plants (Pl Res SEAs) 11:123-127.
  • Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  • Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  • Howard, R. Flora of the lesser Antilles. 1974-1989 (F LAnt)
  • Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  • Jørgensen, P. M. & S. León-Yánez, eds. Catalogue of the vascular plants of Ecuador. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 75. 1999 (L Ecuador)
  • Krukoff, B. A. & R. C. Barneby 1974. Conspectus of species of the genus Erythrina (Lloydia) 37:347.
  • Lewis, G. P. Legumes of Bahia. 1987 (Leg Bahia)
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. 1976 (Hortus 3)
  • Lock, J. M. Legumes of Africa: a checklist. 1989 (Leg Africa)
  • Maesen, L. J. G. van der 1998. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  • National Academy of Sciences Tropical legumes: resources for the future. 1979 (Trop Leg)
  • Rehm, S. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants. 1994 (Dict Rehm)
  • Steyermark, J. A. et al., eds. Flora of the Venezuelan Guayana. 1995- (F VenGuay)
  • Woodson, R. E. & R. W. Schery, eds. Flora of Panama. 1943-1980 (F Panama)

Synonyms:

Check other web resources for Erythrina poeppigiana (Walp.) O. F. Cook :

  • 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.

Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image