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Taxon: Calpurnia aurea (Aiton) Benth.

 
Genus: Calpurnia
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
Subfamily: Faboideae
Tribe: Podalyrieae
Nomen number: 313280
Place of publication: Comm. legum. gen. 26. 1837 (Ann. Wiener Mus. Naturgesch. 2:90. 1839)
Link to protologue: https://gallica.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/bpt6k969044/f30.image
Name Verified on: 28-Oct-1988 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 06-Sep-2018
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 5 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • NORTHEAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Ethiopia, Somalia, Sudan
    • EAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda
    • WEST-CENTRAL TROPICAL AFRICA: Central African Republic, Zaire (e.)
    • SOUTH TROPICAL AFRICA: Angola, Mozambique, Zambia, Zimbabwe
    • SOUTHERN AFRICA: South Africa, [Eastern Cape, Gauteng, KwaZulu-Natal, Limpopo, Mpumalanga] Swaziland

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India [Karnataka (doubtfully native), Tamil Nadu]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

    Naturalized (sometimes natzd. elsewhere)

References:

  1. Beaumont, A. J. et al. 1999. Revision of the genus Calpurnia (Sophoreae: Leguminosae) (Bothalia) 29:19.
  2. Brummitt, R. K. 1967. Calpurnia aurea (Aiton) Benth., a Cape species in tropical Africa and southern India (Kirkia) 6:123-132.
  3. Carrisso, L. W. et al., eds. Conspectus florae angolensis. (F Angol)
  4. Germishuizen, G. & N. L. Meyer, eds. Plants of southern Africa: an annotated checklist. Strelitzia 14. 2003 (Pl SAfr ed2)
  5. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  6. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  7. Palmer, E. & N. Pitman Trees of southern Africa. (Trees SAfr)
  8. Robyns, W. et al., eds. Flore du Congo belge et du Ruanda-Urundi. 1948-63 (F CongoRB)
  9. Thulin, M. Leguminosae of Ethiopia. Opera Bot. 68:1-223. 1983 (Leg Ethiop)
  10. Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. Flora of tropical East Africa. (F TE Afr)

Check other web resources for Calpurnia aurea (Aiton) Benth. :

  • SIBIS: South African National Biodiversity Institute's (SANBI) Integrated Biodiversity System
  • On-line Flora of Zimbabwe:
  • 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. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=313280. Accessed 16 October 2018.