Taxon: Peltogyne paniculata Benth.

 
Genus: Peltogyne
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
      Tribe: Detarieae
Nomen number: 401528
Place of publication: J. Bot. (Hooker) 2:96. 1840
Name Verified on: 04-Apr-2007 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 04-Apr-2007
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Materials: wood (fide Acta Amaz 6(1, suppl.):37. 1976)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Southern America

    • Brazil: Brazil - Amazonas, - Para, - Roraima
    • Northern South America: French Guiana; Guyana; Suriname; Venezuela - Amazonas, - Bolivar, - Zulia
    • Western South America: Colombia

References:

  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  • Boutelje, J. B. Encyclopedia of world timbers, names and technical literature. 1980 (Ency WTimber)
  • Freitas da Silva, M. 1976. Revisão taxonômica do gênero Peltogyne Vog. (Leguminosae-Caesalpinioideae) Acta Amazon. 6(1, suppl.):36.
  • Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  • Lewis, G. P. & P. E. Owen Legumes of the Ilha de Maraca. 1989 (Leg Maraca)
  • Steyermark, J. A. et al., eds. Flora of the Venezuelan Guayana. 1995- (F VenGuay)

Check other web resources for Peltogyne paniculata Benth. :

  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ILDIS: International Legume Database & Information Service
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • 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.