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:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 30-Mar-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 19-Sep-2017
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Miami (MIA)
Accessions: 2 in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

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, Equatorial Guinea, [Bioko] Gabon, Rwanda, Zaire
    • 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: Guam, Micronesia, Palau
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL PACIFIC: Cook Islands, French Polynesia
    • SOUTHWESTERN PACIFIC: Fiji, Niue, Samoa, Tonga, Vanuatu, Wallis and Futuna Islands

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: West Indies


References:

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  2. Adams, C. Flowering plants of Jamaica. 1972 (F Jam)
  3. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  4. Aubréville, A. et al., eds. Flore du Cameroun. (F Cameroun)
  5. Backer, C. A. & R. C. Bakhuizen van den Brink, Jr. Flora of Java. (F Java)
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  8. Burger, W. C., ed. Flora costaricensis. (F CostaR)
  9. Burkill, H. M. 1985. The useful plants of west tropical Africa. (Use Pl WT Afr) 1:263-265.
  10. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  11. Friedmann, F. Flore des Seychelles. 1994 (F Seychelles)
  12. Gentry, A. H. 1980. Bignoniaceae - Part I (Crescentieae and Tourrettieae) Fl. Neotrop. Monogr. 25(1):45.
  13. Gentry, A. H. 1992. Bignoniaceae - Part II (Tribe Tecomeae) Fl. Neotrop. Monogr. 25(2):118.
  14. Gómez-Pompa, A. & V. Sosa, eds. Flora de Veracruz. (F Veracruz)
  15. Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  16. Harling, G. & B. Sparre, eds. Flora of Ecuador. (F Ecuador)
  17. Institute of Pacific Islands Forestry Pacific Island Ecosystems at Risk (PIER): plant threats to Pacific ecosystems (on-line resource). (Pacif I Ecosyst Risk)
  18. Integrated Botanical Information System (IBIS) Australian plant common name database (on-line resource). (Aust Pl Common Names)
  19. Jardin botanique national de Belgique Flore du Congo, du Rwanda et du Burundi (Flore d'Afrique centrale). (F Afr Centr)
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  22. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  23. Liebreghts, W. 1997. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
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Check other web resources for Spathodea campanulata P. Beauv. :

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=35209. Accessed 25 April 2018.