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Taxon: Calliandra haematocephala Hassk.

 
Genus: Calliandra
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
Subfamily: Caesalpinioideae
Tribe: Ingeae
Nomen number: 8506
Place of publication: Retzia 1:216. 1855 (Natuurk. Tijdschr. Ned.-Indië 10:216. 1856)
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 08-Dec-1998 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 19-Sep-2017
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 7 (4 active, 4 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental; ornamental

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Southern America
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Bolivia


    Cultivated (widely cult.)

References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  2. Barneby, R. C. 1998. Silk tree, guanacaste, monkey's earring: a generic system for the synandrous Mimosaceae of the Americas. Part III. Calliandra Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 74(3):108.
  3. Chinese Academy of Sciences Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. (F China)
  4. Grierson, A. J. C. & D. J. Long Flora of Bhutan including a record of plants from Sikkim. (F Bhutan)
  5. Howard, R. Flora of the lesser Antilles. (F LAnt)
  6. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  7. Isely, D. 1973. Leguminosae of the United States: I. Subfamily Mimosoideae Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 25(1):80.
  8. Lewis, G. P. Legumes of Bahia. 1987 (Leg Bahia)
  9. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  10. Nasir, E. & S. I. Ali, eds. Flora of [West] Pakistan. (F Pak)
  11. Nevling, L. I. & T. S. Elias 1971. Calliandra haematocephala: History, morphology, and taxonomy J. Arnold Arbor. 52:69-85.

Check other web resources for Calliandra haematocephala Hassk. :

  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ILDIS: International Legume Database & Information Service
  • 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=8506. Accessed 21 February 2019.