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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.
Accessions: 7 (4 active, 4 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental;

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Southern America
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Bolivia


    Cultivated (widely cult.)

References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson. 2012. Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource) URL: www.skud.info
  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. 1959-. Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae.
  4. Grierson, A. J. C. & D. J. Long. 1984-. Flora of Bhutan including a record of plants from Sikkim.
  5. Howard, R. 1974-1989. Flora of the lesser Antilles. Note: cult.
  6. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening
  7. Isely, D. 1973. Leguminosae of the United States: I. Subfamily Mimosoideae. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 25(1):80.
  8. Lewis, G. P. 1987. Legumes of Bahia Note: cultivated
  9. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  10. Nasir, E. & S. I. Ali, eds. 1970-. Flora of [West] Pakistan.
  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 20 November 2019.