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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.
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, Democratic Republic of the Congo (e.)
    • SOUTH TROPICAL AFRICA: Angola, Mozambique, Zambia, Zimbabwe
    • SOUTHERN AFRICA: Eswatini, South Africa [KwaZulu-Natal, Eastern Cape, Gauteng, Limpopo, Mpumalanga]

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


    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. 1937-. Conspectus florae angolensis.
  4. Germishuizen, G. & N. L. Meyer, eds. 2003. Plants of southern Africa: an annotated checklist. Strelitzia 14
  5. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening
  6. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  7. Palmer, E. & N. Pitman. 1972-1973. Trees of southern Africa.
  8. Robyns, W. et al., eds. 1948-1963. Flore du Congo belge et du Ruanda-Urundi
  9. Thulin, M. 1983. Leguminosae of Ethiopia. Opera Bot. 68:1-223.
  10. Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. 1952-. Flora of tropical East Africa.

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. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=313280. Accessed 23 July 2019.