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Taxon: Mimosa scabrella Benth.

 
Genus: Mimosa
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
Subfamily: Caesalpinioideae
Tribe: Mimoseae
Nomen number: 24412
Place of publication: J. Bot. (Hooker) 4:387. 1841
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 12-May-2000 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 12-Jan-2001
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 2 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: agroforestry; potential as ornamental; soil improver
  • Fuels: potential as fuelwood; potential as fuelwood

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Southern America
    • BRAZIL: Brazil [Parana, Rio de Janeiro (w.), Rio Grande do Sul (n.e.), Santa Catarina, Sao Paulo (e.)]


    Cultivated (also cult. in tropics)

References:

  1. Barneby, R. C. 1991. Sensitivae censitae: a description of the genus Mimosa Linnaeus (Mimosaceae) in the New World Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 65:332.
  2. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  3. National Academy of Sciences Tropical legumes: resources for the future. 1979 (Trop Leg)
  4. National Academy of Sciences Firewood crops. Shrub and tree species for energy production. 1980 (Firewood Cr)
  5. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  6. Reitz, R., ed. Flora ilustrada catarinense. (F SCatarin)

Check other web resources for Mimosa scabrella Benth. :

  • Flora del Conosur: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Conosur
  • 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=24412. Accessed 16 November 2018.