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Taxon: Poinciana spinosa Feuillée ex Molina

Synonym of Tara spinosa (Feuillée ex Molina) Britton & Rose

Genus: Poinciana
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
Subfamily: Caesalpinioideae
Tribe: Caesalpinieae
Nomen number: 29165
Place of publication: Sag. stor. nat. Chili 158. 1782
Link to protologue:
Comment: description and illustration in Feuillée, J. Obs. Phys. Math. Bot. 2: 752, t. 39. 1714
Name Verified on: 14-Aug-2017 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 14-Aug-2017
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System


  1. Isely, D. 1975. Leguminosae of the United States: II. Subfamily Caesalpinioideae Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 25(2):195.
  2. Macbride, J. F. et al., eds. Flora of Peru (F Peru)
  3. Ulibarri, E. A. 1996. Sinopsis de Caesalpinia y Hoffmannseggia (Leguminosae - Caesalpinioideae) de sudamérica (Darwiniana) 34:329.

Check other web resources for Poinciana spinosa Feuillée ex Molina :

  • 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.
  • 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. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=29165. Accessed 16 June 2019.