Taxon: Lysiloma latisiliquum (L.) Benth.

 
Genus: Lysiloma
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
Subfamily: Caesalpinioideae
Tribe: Ingeae
Nomen number: 23008
Place of publication: Trans. Linn. Soc. London 30:534. 1875 "latisiliqua"
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 24-Jul-2001 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 08-Oct-2002
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Miami (MIA)
Accessions: 1 in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Hortus 3)
  • Materials: tannin/dyestuff ()

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Florida (s.)]
    • SOUTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Campeche, Chiapas (e.), Quintana Roo, Tabasco, Yucatan]

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Bahamas, Cuba, Haiti (n.), Turks and Caicos Islands
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Belize, Guatemala (n.)


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Webster's third new international dictionary. (Websters Dict)
  2. Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & M. T. Strong Flora of the West Indies (on-line resource). (F WIndies Online)
  3. Barneby, R. C. & J. W. Grimes 1996. Silk tree, guanacaste, monkey's earring: a generic system for the synandrous Mimosaceae of the Americas. Part I. Abarema, Albizia, and allies Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 74(1):260.
  4. Barreto Valdéz, A. & G. P. Yakovlev 1987. Estudio taxonómico del género Lysiloma (Mimosaceae) en Cuba Acta Bot. Cub. 41:4.
  5. Correll, D. S. & H. B. Correll Flora of the Bahama archipelago. (F Bahamas)
  6. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  7. Isely, D. 1970. Legumes of the United States. V. Albizia, Lysiloma, Leucaena, Adenanthera, and rejected genera of Mimosoideae (Castanea) 35:250.
  8. Isely, D. 1973. Leguminosae of the United States: I. Subfamily Mimosoideae Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 25(1):97.
  9. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  10. Long, R. W. & O. Lakela A flora of tropical Florida. (F TFla)
  11. Rico, L. & T. Pennington 2012. Review of Fabaceae Neotropical Mimosoideae data for World Economic Plants, ed. 2 (pers. comm.)
  12. Thompson, R. L. 1980. A revision of the genus Lysiloma (Leguminosae) (Ph.D.) (Southern Illinois University).

Check other web resources for Lysiloma latisiliquum (L.) Benth. :

  • 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:
  • 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.

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=23008. Accessed 24 April 2018.