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Taxon: Centrolobium robustum (Vell.) Mart. ex Benth.

Genus: Centrolobium
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
Subfamily: Faboideae
Tribe: Dalbergieae
Nomen number: 9839
Place of publication: Comm. legum. gen. 31. 1837 (Ann. Wiener Mus. Naturgesch. 2:95. 1839)
Link to protologue: https://gallica.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/bpt6k969044/f35.image
Name Verified on: 07-Jul-2009 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 2 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use), synonyms and invalid designations:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym, I invalid designation)

Common names:

  • zebrawood  (Source: Pl Book) - English

Distributional Range:


    Southern America
    • BRAZIL: Brazil [Bahia, Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo]


  1. Lima, H. C. de. 1985. Centrolobium Martius ex Bentham (Leguminosae - Papilionoideae) estudio taxonômico das espécies Brasileiras extra-Amazônicas. Arch. Jard. Bot. Rio de Janeiro 27:179.
  2. Mabberley, D. J. 1997. The plant-book: a portable dictionary of the vascular plants, ed. 2
  3. Pirie, M. D. et al. 2009. Revision and biogeography of Centrolobium (Leguminosae - Papilionoideae). Syst. Bot. 34:355-356. URL: www.aspt.net/systematic-botany
  4. Rudd, V. E. 1954. Centrolobium (Leguminosae). Validation of a specific name and a brief review of the genus. J. Wash. Acad. Sci. 44:285.

Check other web resources for Centrolobium robustum (Vell.) Mart. ex Benth. :

  • 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. 2020. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=9839. Accessed 4 August 2020.