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Taxon: Tabebuia aurea (Silva Manso) Benth. & Hook. f. ex S. Moore

Genus: Tabebuia
Family: Bignoniaceae
Nomen number: 402100
Place of publication: Trans Linn. Soc. London, Bot. 4:423. 1895
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 01-May-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 22-May-1997
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 1 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System


Common names:

  • Caribbean trumpet-tree  (Source: Flow India) - English
  • silver trumpet-tree  (Source: Flow India) - English
  • tree-of-gold  (Source: Pl Names) - English
  • yellow tabebuia  (Source: Flow India) - English
  • caraiba  (Source: F Neotrop) - Portuguese (Brazil)
  • cinco-folhas-do-campo  (Source: F Neotrop) - Portuguese (Brazil)
  • paratudo  (Source: F Neotrop) - Portuguese (Brazil)
  • par-d'arco  (Source: F Neotrop) - Portuguese (Brazil)
  • alchornoque  (Source: F Neotrop) - Spanish (Bolivia)

Distributional Range:


    Southern America
    • BRAZIL: Brazil
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Bolivia (e.), Peru [San Martín]
    • SOUTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Argentina (n.), Paraguay


  1. Gentry, A. H. 1992. Bignoniaceae - Part II (Tribe Tecomeae) Fl. Neotrop. Monogr. 25(2):144-145.
  2. Girija, T. & Tabish Flowers of India (on-line resource). (Flow India)
  3. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)

Check other web resources for Tabebuia aurea (Silva Manso) Benth. & Hook. f. ex S. Moore :

  • Flora del Conosur: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Conosur
  • 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.

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=402100. Accessed 25 April 2019.