Taxon: Tarenaya hassleriana (Chodat) H. H. Iltis

Genus: Tarenaya
Family: Cleomaceae
Nomen number: 461457
Place of publication: Novon 17:450. 2007
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 16-Jul-2010 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 16-Jul-2010
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 2 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard, as Cleome hassleriana; Hortus 3, as Cleome hassleriana)

Distributional Range:


  • Southern America

    • Brazil: Brazil
    • Southern South America: Argentina Buenos Aires, Chaco, Corrientes, Entre Rios, Misiones, Salta, Santa Fe, Tucuman; Paraguay
    • Western South America: Bolivia

  • Naturalized

  • Northern America

    • Mexico ; United States
  • Southern America

    • South America
    • Caribbean: West Indies
    • Central America: Central America

  • Cultivated


  • FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  • Iltis, H. H. & T. S. Cochrane 2007. Studies in the Cleomaceae V: a new genus and ten new combinations for the flora of North America (Novon) 17:450.


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