Taxon: Myroxylon balsamum (L.) Harms

 
Genus: Myroxylon
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
Subfamily: Faboideae
Tribe: Sophoreae
Nomen number: 24873
Place of publication: Notizbl. Königl. Bot. Gart. Berlin 5:94. 1908
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 06-Nov-1985 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 18-May-2017
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • SOUTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Campeche, Chiapas, Guerrero, Jalisco, Michoacan, Morelos, Oaxaca, Tabasco, Veracruz, Yucatan]

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Cuba
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Belize, [Cayo] Costa Rica, [Puntarenas, San Jose] El Salvador, [La Libertad, San Salvador, Sonsonate] Guatemala, [Peten] Honduras, [Comayagua, El Paraiso] Nicaragua, Panama [Darien]
    • NORTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Guyana, Venezuela [Carabobo, Falcon, Miranda, Yaracuy, Zulia]
    • BRAZIL: Brazil [Acre, Para]
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Bolivia, [Beni] Colombia, [Amazonas, Antioquia, Bolivar, Boyaca, Cesar, Magdalena, Meta] Ecuador, [El Oro, Napo, Pastaza, Zamora-Chinchipe] Peru [Amazonas, Arequipa, Cuzco, Huanuco, Madre de Dios, Pasco, San Martin, Tumbes, Ucayali]


References:

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  16. Sartori, Â. L. B. et al. 2015. A revision of the genus Myroxylon (Leguminosae: Papilionoideae) Kew Bull. 70(4)-48:1-12.
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  18. Steyermark, J. A. et al., eds. Flora of the Venezuelan Guayana. (F VenGuay)
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Check other web resources for Myroxylon balsamum (L.) Harms :

  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ILDIS: International Legume Database & Information Service
  • 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

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=24873. Accessed 23 May 2018.