Taxon: Stylosanthes hamata (L.) Taub.

 
Genus: Stylosanthes
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
Subfamily: Faboideae
Tribe: Dalbergieae
Nomen number: 35880
Place of publication: Verh. Bot. Vereins Prov. Brandenburg 32:22. 1890
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 06-Feb-2015 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 06-Feb-2015
Species priority site is: Plant Genetic Resources Conservation Unit, Griffin, GA (S9)
Accessions: 8 in National Plant Germplasm System

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Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Animal food: forage (fide CultTropS; LegQueensl)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Florida (s. (Martin & Lee Cos.))]

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Bahamas, Barbados, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Guadeloupe, Haiti, Jamaica, Martinique, Puerto Rico, St. Kitts and Nevis, [St. Kitts] St. Lucia, St. Vincent and Grenadines, [North Grenadines] Virgin Islands (British), Virgin Islands (U.S.)
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Guatemala, Nicaragua (possibly native)
    • NORTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Venezuela [Merida, Zulia, Aragua, Falcon, Guarico, Miranda, Nueva Esparta, Sucre, Federal District, Lara, Yaracuy]
    • BRAZIL: Brazil [Maranhao, Mato Grosso do Sul]
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Colombia, Peru [Cajamarca]


    Naturalized

    Northern America
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Florida]


References:

  1. Adams, C. Flowering plants of Jamaica. 1972 (F Jam)
  2. Brako, L. & J. L. Zarucchi Catalogue of the flowering plants and gymnosperms of Peru. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 45. 1993 (L Peru)
  3. Calles, T. & R. Schultze-Kraft 2010. Stylosanthes (Leguminosae, Dalbergieae) of Venezuela (Willdenowia) 40:323-325.
  4. Correll, D. S. & H. B. Correll Flora of the Bahama archipelago. (F Bahamas)
  5. Costa, L. C. da et al. 2008. Estudo taxonômico de Stylosanthes (Leguminosae–Papilionoideae–Dalbergieae) em Mato Grosso do Sul, Brasil Rodriguésia 59:554.
  6. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  7. Gooding, E. G. et al. Flora of Barbados. (F Barbados)
  8. Hacker, J. B. A guide to herbaceous and shrub legumes of Queensland. 1990 (Leg Queensl)
  9. Howard, R. Flora of the lesser Antilles. (F LAnt)
  10. Liogier, A. H. Flora of Hispaniola: Part 1; La Flora de la Española. Part II-. (F Hispan)
  11. Liogier, H. A. Descriptive flora of Puerto Rico and adjacent islands. (F PuertoR)
  12. Mohlenbrock, R. H. 1963. Further considerations in Stylosanthes (Leguminosae) (Rhodora) 65:248.
  13. Mohlenbrock, R. H. 1962. Tribe Hedysareae, Subtribe Stylosanthinae (Leguminosae) of Central America and Mexico SouthW. Naturalist 7:33.
  14. Rehm, S. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants. 1994 (Dict Rehm)
  15. Rehm, S. & G. Espig The cultivated plants of the tropics and subtropics. 1991 (CultTropS)
  16. Sousa Costa, N. M. & M. B. Ferreira 1984. Some Brazilian species of Stylosanthes (Biol Stylo) 34.
  17. Standley, P. C. & J. A. Steyermark Flora of Guatemala. (F Guat)
  18. Stevens, W. D. et al., eds. Flora de Nicaragua. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 85(1-3). (F Nicaragua)
  19. Steyermark, J. A. et al., eds. Flora of the Venezuelan Guayana. (F VenGuay)
  20. 't Mannetje, L. 1984. Considerations on the taxonomy of the genus Stylosanthes (Biol Stylo) 7.
  21. 't Mannetje, L. & R. M. Jones, eds. 1992. Forages (Pl Res SEAs) 4:213.
  22. Williams, R. J. et al. 1984. Natural distribution of Stylosanthes (Biol Stylo) 85.
  23. Woodson, R. E. & R. W. Schery, eds. Flora of Panama. (F Panama)
  24. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)
  25. Wunderlin, R. P. Guide to the vascular plants of Florida. 1998 (F Florida)

Check other web resources for Stylosanthes hamata (L.) Taub. :

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=35880. Accessed 22 April 2018.