1. Family: Fabaceae Lindl.
    1. Genus: Lysiloma Benth.
      1. Lysiloma latisiliquum (L.) Benth.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Mexico, Florida to Cuba.

    [ILDIS]

    International Legume Database and Information Service

    Conservation
    Not Threatened
    Habit
    Perennial, Not climbing, Tree
    Vernacular
    Bacona Morada, Dormido, Jigue, Sabicu, Sabicu Amarillo, Salam, Salem, Singing Beans, Soplillo, Tengue, Tzalam, Wild Tamarind, Zapatero

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Bahamas, Belize, Cuba, Florida, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Turks-Caicos Is.

    Introduced into:

    Andaman Is., East Himalaya, Free State, French Guiana, Honduras, India, Kenya, Nicobar Is., Trinidad-Tobago, West Himalaya, Windward Is.

    Lysiloma latisiliquum (L.) Benth. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Aug 1, 2007 Goodwin, Z.A. [411], Belize K000966207
    Sep 18, 2001 Chan, C. [3748], Mexico K000478847
    Sep 18, 2001 Pennington, T.D. [9197], Mexico K000478858
    Sep 18, 2001 Chan, D. [6845], Mexico K000478845
    Jan 1, 2000 Nee, M. [47146], Mexico K000478854
    Jul 1, 1997 Hughes, C.E. [676], Mexico K000478851
    Jul 1, 1997 Lundell, C.L. [929], Mexico K000478857
    Jul 1, 1997 Hollis, D. [M26/1B], Mexico K000478853
    Jun 1, 1997 Martínez Salas, E.M. [27316], Mexico K000478859
    Jan 1, 1993 Chan, C. [5623], Mexico K000478855
    Jan 1, 1990 Puch, A. [1488], Mexico K000478848
    Jan 1, 1990 Ventura, M. [497], Mexico K000478849
    Jan 1, 1984 Ucan, E. [3387], Mexico K000478850
    Jan 1, 1983 Cabrera C., E. [2385], Mexico K000478856
    Jan 1, 1980 Gaumer, G.F. [s.n.], Mexico K000478867
    Chan, C. [3451], Mexico K000478846
    Hughes, C.E. [486], Mexico K000478843
    Gaumer, G.F. [21], Mexico K000478844
    Simá, P. [2213], Mexico K000478860
    Jan 1, 1958 Trapnell, C.G. [2215], Kenya Acacia latisiliqua K000244279 holotype

    First published in Trans. Linn. Soc. London 30: 534 (1875)

    Accepted by

    • Baksh-Comeau, Y., Maharaj, S.S., Adams, C.D., Harris, S.A., Filer, D.L. & Hawthorne, W.D. (2016). An annotated checklist of the vascular plants of Trinidad and Tobago with analysis of vegetation types and botanical 'hotspots' Phytotaxa 250: 1-431.
    • Villaseñor, J.L. (2016). Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 87: 559-902.
    • Goodwin, Z.A. & al. (2013). A checklist of the vascular plants of the lowland savannas of Belize, Central America Phytotaxa 101: 1-119.
    • Meena, S.L. (2012). A checklist of the vascular plants of Banaskantha district, Gujarat, India Nelumbo 54: 39-91.
    • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
    • Nelson Sutherland, C.H. (2008). Catálogo de las plantes vasculares de Honduras. Espermatofitas: 1-1576. SERNA/Guaymuras, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.
    • Balick, M.J., Nee, M.H. & Atha, D.E. (2000). Checklist of the Vascular Plants of Belize with Common Names an Uses: 1-246. New Yourk Botanic Garden Press, New York.
    • Isely, D. (1998). Native and Naturalized Leguminosae (Fabaceae) of the United States: 1-1007. Monte L. Bean Life Science Museum. Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah.
    • Boggan, J. Funck, V. & Kelloff, C. (1997). Checklist of the Plants of the Guianas (Guyana, Surinam, Franch Guiana) ed. 2: 1-238. University of Guyana, Georgetown.
    • Standley, P.C. & Steyermark, J.A. (1946). Flora of Guatemala Fieldiana Botany New Series 24(5): 1-502. Field Museum of Natural History.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Baksh-Comeau, Y., Maharaj, S.S., Adams, C.D., Harris, S.A., Filer, D.L. & Hawthorne, W.D. (2016). An annotated checklist of the vascular plants of Trinidad and Tobago with analysis of vegetation types and botanical 'hotspots' Phytotaxa 250: 1-431.
    • Villaseñor, J.L. (2016). Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 87: 559-902.
    • Bhellum, B.L. (2012). Flora exotica of Jammu and Kashmir (List- I) Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany 36: 33-45.
    • Choudhary, R.K., Srivastava, R.C., Das, A.K. & Lee, J. (2012). Floristic diversity assessment and vegetation analysis of Upper Siang district of eastern Himalaya in North East India Korean Journal of Plant Taxonomy 42: 222-246.
    • Meena, S.L. (2012). A checklist of the vascular plants of Banaskantha district, Gujarat, India Nelumbo 54: 39-91.
    • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
    • Pandey, R.P. & Dilwakar, P.G. (2008). An integrated check-list flora of Andaman and Nicobar islands, India Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany 32: 403-500.
    • Nelson Sutherland, C.H. (2008). Catálogo de las plantes vasculares de Honduras. Espermatofitas: 1-1576. SERNA/Guaymuras, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.
    • Germishuizen, G. & Meyer, N.L. (eds.) (2003). Plants of Southern Africa an annotated checklist Strelitzia 14: 1-1231. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
    • Balick, M.J., Nee, M.H. & Atha, D.E. (2000). Checklist of the Vascular Plants of Belize with Common Names an Uses: 1-246. New Yourk Botanic Garden Press, New York.
    • Isely, D. (1998). Native and Naturalized Leguminosae (Fabaceae) of the United States: 1-1007. Monte L. Bean Life Science Museum. Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah.
    • Boggan, J. Funck, V. & Kelloff, C. (1997). Checklist of the Plants of the Guianas (Guyana, Surinam, Franch Guiana) ed. 2: 1-238. University of Guyana, Georgetown.
    • Lock, J.M. (1989). Legumes of Africa a check-list: 1-619. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Correll, D.S. & Correll, H.B. (1982). Flora of the Bahama Archipelago: 1-1692. J.Cramer, Vaduz.
    International Legume Database and Information Service
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    • Isely, D. (1973). Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 25(1) :1-152 Legum. of the U. S. : I.
    • Leon, H. & Alain, H. (1951). Flora de Cuba 2:224-367 Leguminosas

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    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2018. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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