1. Family: Fabaceae Lindl.
    1. Genus: Leucaena Benth.
      1. Leucaena cuspidata Standl.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is E. & S. Mexico.

    [ILDIS]

    International Legume Database and Information Service

    Conservation
    Vulnerable
    Habit
    Perennial, Not climbing, Shrub/Tree
    Vernacular
    Efe, Efe De Cerro, Guache De Cerro, Guachito, Guaje De Cerro, Huaxi

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest

    Leucaena cuspidata Standl. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 2002 Durán, R.C. [5538], Mexico K000503456
    Hughes, C.E. [1582], Mexico K000503346
    Hughes, C.E. [1587], Mexico K000503347
    Hughes, C.E. [1587], Mexico K000503348
    Hughes, C.E. [1583], Mexico K000503349
    Hughes, C.E. [1580], Mexico K000503350
    Hughes, C.E. [1586], Mexico K000503351
    Hughes, C.E. [1581], Mexico K000503352
    Hughes, C.E. [1594], Mexico K000503353
    Hughes, C.E. [1528], Mexico K000503457
    Hughes, C.E. [1856], Mexico K000503458
    Hughes, C.E. [1850], Mexico K000503459
    Hughes, C.E. [1851], Mexico K000503460
    Hughes, C.E. [1854], Mexico K000503461

    First published in Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 20: 189 (1919)

    Accepted by

    • Villaseñor, J.L. (2016). Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 87: 559-902.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Villaseñor, J.L. (2016). Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 87: 559-902.
    International Legume Database and Information Service
    • Hughes, C. (1998). Syst. Bot. Monographs 55. Monograph of Leucaena
    • Hughes, C. E. (1998). Tropical Forestry Papers 37. Leucaena. Genetic Res. Handbook

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
    'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.

    International Legume Database and Information Service
    International Legume Database and Information Service (ILDIS) V10.39 Nov 2011
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    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/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    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/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0