Taxon: Mora excelsa Benth.

 
Genus: Mora
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
  Subfamily: Caesalpinioideae
      Tribe: Caesalpinieae
Nomen number: 24574
Place of publication: Trans Linn. Soc. London 18:210. 1839
Name Verified on: 28-Sep-2000 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 28-Sep-2000
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 2 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Materials: wood (timber fide Ency WTimber; F VenGuay)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Southern America

    • Brazil: Brazil - Amapa
    • Caribbean: Trinidad and Tobago - Trinidad
    • Northern South America: Guyana; Suriname; Venezuela - Bolivar, - Delta Amacuro

References:

  • Boggan, J. et al. Checklist of the plants of the Guianas, ed. 2. 1997 (L Guianas ed2)
  • Boutelje, J. B. Encyclopedia of world timbers, names and technical literature. 1980 (Ency WTimber)
  • Pittier, H. F. et al. Catálogo de la flora venezolana. 1945-1947 (L Venez)
  • Pulle, A. A. et al., eds. Flora of Suriname. 1932- (F Suriname)
  • Steyermark, J. A. et al., eds. Flora of the Venezuelan Guayana. 1995- (F VenGuay)

Synonyms:

Check other web resources for Mora excelsa Benth. :

  • 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.