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Taxon: Spathodea campanulata P. Beauv.

 
Genus: Spathodea
Family: Bignoniaceae
Nomen number: 35209
Place of publication: Fl. Oware 1:47, t. 27, 28. 1805
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 30-Mar-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 30 (2 active, 1 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Hortus 3; Invasive Pl Spec)
  • Weed: potential seed contaminant (weed in Pacific fide W. Liebreghts, pers. comm. via email 26 Dec 1997; Invasive Pl Spec)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • WEST-CENTRAL TROPICAL AFRICA: Burundi, Cameroon, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Equatorial Guinea, [Bioko] Gabon, Rwanda
    • WEST TROPICAL AFRICA: Benin, Cote D'Ivoire, Ghana, Guinea, Liberia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, Togo
    • SOUTH TROPICAL AFRICA: Angola


    Cultivated (also cult.)

    Naturalized

    Africa
    • WESTERN INDIAN OCEAN: Comoros, Mayotte, Reunion, Seychelles

    Asia-Tropical
    • MALESIA: Singapore

    Australasia
    • AUSTRALIA: Australia

    Pacific
    • NORTH-CENTRAL PACIFIC: United States [Hawaii]
    • NORTHWESTERN PACIFIC: Micronesia, Palau, United States [Guam]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL PACIFIC: Cook Islands, French Polynesia
    • SOUTHWESTERN PACIFIC: Fiji, Niue, Samoa, Tonga, Vanuatu, Wallis and Futuna Islands

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: West Indies


References:

  1. Adams, C. 1972. Flowering plants of Jamaica
  2. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson. 2012. Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource) URL: www.skud.info
  3. Aubréville, A. et al., eds. 1963-. Flore du Cameroun.
  4. Backer, C. A. & R. C. Bakhuizen van den Brink, Jr. 1963-1968. Flora of Java.
  5. Boutelje, J. B. 1980. Encyclopedia of world timbers, names and technical literature
  6. Brako, L. & J. L. Zarucchi. 1993. Catalogue of the flowering plants and gymnosperms of Peru. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 45
  7. Burger, W. C., ed. 1971-. Flora costaricensis.
  8. Burkill, H. M. 1985. The useful plants of west tropical Africa. 1:263-265.
  9. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). URL: http://ecocrop.fao.org/ecocrop/srv/en/cropListDetails?code=&relation=beginsWith&name=Spathodea+campanulata&quantity=1 target='_blank'
  10. Friedmann, F. 1994. Flore des Seychelles ORSTOM Éditions, Paris, France.
  11. Gentry, A. H. 1980. Bignoniaceae - Part I (Crescentieae and Tourrettieae). Fl. Neotrop. Monogr. 25(1):45.
  12. Gentry, A. H. 1992. Bignoniaceae - Part II (Tribe Tecomeae). Fl. Neotrop. Monogr. 25(2):118.
  13. Gómez-Pompa, A. & V. Sosa, eds. 1978-. Flora de Veracruz.
  14. Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. Note: re. Brazilian common names
  15. Harling, G. & B. Sparre, eds. 1973-. Flora of Ecuador.
  16. Institute of Pacific Islands Forestry. Pacific Island Ecosystems at Risk (PIER): plant threats to Pacific ecosystems (on-line resource).
  17. Integrated Botanical Information System (IBIS). Australian plant common name database (on-line resource).
  18. Jardin botanique national de Belgique. 1967-. Flore du Congo, du Rwanda et du Burundi (Flore d'Afrique centrale).
  19. Jørgensen, P. M. & S. León-Yánez, eds. 1999. Catalogue of the vascular plants of Ecuador. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 75
  20. Keay, R. W. J. & F. N. Hepper. 1953-1972. Flora of west tropical Africa, ed. 2.
  21. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  22. Liebreghts, W. 1997. pers. comm. Note: re. common names
  23. Nasir, E. & S. I. Ali, eds. 1970-. Flora of [West] Pakistan.
  24. Personal Care Products Council. INCI
  25. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  26. Rehm, S. 1994. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants
  27. Reitz, R., ed. 1965-. Flora ilustrada catarinense.
  28. Rzedowski, J. & G. Rzedowski, eds. 1991-. Flora del Bajio y de regiones adyacentes. Note: mentions
  29. Standley, P. C. & J. A. Steyermark. 1946-1976. Flora of Guatemala.
  30. Steenis, C. G. G. J. van, ed. 1948-. Flora malesiana.
  31. Stevens, W. D. et al., eds. 2001. Flora de Nicaragua. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 85(1-3).
  32. Wagner, W. L. et al. 1990. Manual of the flowering plants of Hawai'i
  33. Weber, E. 2003. Invasive plant species of the world: a reference guide to environmental weeds
  34. Woodson, R. E. & R. W. Schery, eds. 1943-1980. Flora of Panama.
  35. PROTABASE, the information base of PROTA (Plant Resources of Tropical Africa) (on-line resource).

Check other web resources for Spathodea campanulata P. Beauv. :

  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program:
  • AVH: Australia's Virtual Herbarium
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • 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.

Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

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=35209. Accessed 22 November 2019.