Taxon: Cassia alata L.

Synonym of Senna alata (L.) Roxb.

 
Genus: Cassia
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
Subfamily: Caesalpinioideae
Tribe: Cassieae
Subtribe: Cassiinae
Nomen number: 9299
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:378. 1753
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 26-Oct-1988 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 11-Feb-2007
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

References:

  1. Chinese Academy of Sciences Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. (F China)
  2. Grierson, A. J. C. & D. J. Long Flora of Bhutan including a record of plants from Sikkim. (F Bhutan)
  3. Irwin, H. S. & R. C. Barneby 1982. The American Cassiinae: a synoptical revision of Leguminosae tribe Cassieae subtribe Cassiinae in the New World Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 35:460.
  4. Kartesz, J. T. 1994. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland 1:306.
  5. Personal Care Products Council International Nomenclature Cosmetic Ingredient (INCI)
  6. Smitinand, T. & K. Larsen, eds. Flora of Thailand. (F Thailand)

Check other web resources for Cassia alata L. :

  • ILDIS: International Legume Database & Information Service
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Cassia alata cultivars
  • 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.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=9299. Accessed 19 June 2018.