Taxon: Stylosanthes guianensis (Aubl.) Sw.

 
Genus: Stylosanthes
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
Subfamily: Faboideae
Tribe: Dalbergieae
Nomen number: 35878
Place of publication: Kongl. Vetensk. Acad. Nya Handl. 10:301. 1789
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 14-Aug-1987 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 22-May-1997
Species priority site is: Plant Genetic Resources Conservation Unit, Griffin, GA (S9)
Accessions: 36 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • stylo  (Source: Pl Res SEAs) - English
  • gui ya na bi hua dou  (Source: F ChinaEng) - Transcribed Chinese

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • SOUTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Chiapas, Guerrero, Jalisco, Nayarit, Oaxaca, Puebla, Veracruz]

    Southern America
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama
    • NORTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: French Guiana, Guyana, Suriname, Venezuela
    • BRAZIL: Brazil
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, [Loja] Peru
    • SOUTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Paraguay


    Naturalized (natzd. elsewhere in tropics)

References:

  1. Balick, M. J. et al. Checklist of the vascular plants of Belize, with common names and uses. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 85. 2000 (L Belize NY)
  2. Boonman, J. G. 1993. East Africa's grasses and fodders: their ecology and husbandry 192.
  3. Brako, L. & J. L. Zarucchi Catalogue of the flowering plants and gymnosperms of Peru. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 45. 1993 (L Peru)
  4. Brunel, J. F. et al., eds. Flore analytique du Togo. Phanerogames. 1984 (F Togo)
  5. Calles, T. & R. Schultze-Kraft 2010. Re-establishment of Stylosanthes gracilis (Leguminosae) at species level Kew Bull. 65:233-240.
  6. Calles, T. & R. Schultze-Kraft 2010. Stylosanthes (Leguminosae, Dalbergieae) of Venezuela (Willdenowia) 40:313-315.
  7. Costa, L. C. da et al. 2008. Estudo taxonômico de Stylosanthes (Leguminosae–Papilionoideae–Dalbergieae) em Mato Grosso do Sul, Brasil Rodriguésia 59:561-563.
  8. Duke, J. A. Handbook of legumes of world economic importance. 1981 (Leg WorldEc)
  9. Jørgensen, P. M. & S. León-Yánez, eds. Catalogue of the vascular plants of Ecuador. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 75. 1999 (L Ecuador)
  10. Lewis, G. P. Legumes of Bahia. 1987 (Leg Bahia)
  11. McVaugh, R. Flora Novo-Galiciana. (F NGalicia)
  12. Mohlenbrock, R. H. 1963. Further considerations in Stylosanthes (Leguminosae) (Rhodora) 65:249.
  13. Santos-Garcia, M. O. et al. 2012. Identification of Stylosanthes guianensis varieties using molecular genetic analysis AoB Pl. 2012: doi:10.1093/aobpla/pls001.
  14. Smith, A. C. Flora vitiensis nova. (F Viti)
  15. Steyermark, J. A. et al., eds. Flora of the Venezuelan Guayana. (F VenGuay)
  16. 't Mannetje, L. 1977. A revision of varieties of Stylosanthes guianensis (Aubl.) Sw. Austral. J. Bot. 25:353.
  17. 't Mannetje, L. 1984. Considerations on the taxonomy of the genus Stylosanthes (Biol Stylo) 12.
  18. 't Mannetje, L. & R. M. Jones, eds. 1992. Forages (Pl Res SEAs) 4:211.
  19. Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. Flora of tropical East Africa. (F TE Afr)
  20. Verdcourt, B. A manual of New Guinea legumes. (Leg New Guinea)
  21. Williams, R. J. et al. 1984. Natural distribution of Stylosanthes (Biol Stylo) 84.
  22. Woodson, R. E. & R. W. Schery, eds. Flora of Panama. (F Panama)
  23. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)
  24. Zuloaga, F. O. & O. Morrone, eds. Catálogo de las plantas vasculares de la República Argentina. I. Pteridophyta, Gymnospermae y Angiospermae (Monocotyledonae), II. Dicotyledonae. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 60, 74. (L Argent)

Check other web resources for Stylosanthes guianensis (Aubl.) Sw. :

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=35878. Accessed 21 April 2018.