1. Family: Fabaceae Lindl.
    1. Genus: Ormosia Jacks.
      1. Ormosia monosperma (Sw.) Urb.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Lesser Antilles to Trinidad.

    [ILDIS]

    International Legume Database and Information Service

    Conservation
    Not Threatened
    Habit
    Perennial, Not climbing, Tree
    Vernacular
    Angelin, Angelin-batard, Angelin-palmiste, Bastard Nickars, Bois Fouge, Bois Kaklin, Bois Oui, Caconi Rouge, Caconnier Blanc, Caconnier Rouge, Grain l'Eglise, Grande Savonnette, Jumbi Beads, Jumbie, Jumby, Pionia, Pionia Montanero, Snakewood, Wawi

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Leeward Is., Trinidad-Tobago, Windward Is.

    Ormosia monosperma (Sw.) Urb. appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Symb. Antill. 1: 321 (1899)

    Accepted by

    • 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.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
    International Legume Database and Information Service
    • Polhill, R, M. (1990). Legumineuses. In: Flore des Mascareignes, Vol 80. J. Bosser et a
    • Fournet, J. (1978). Flore illustree des phanerogames de Guadeloupe & Martinique
    • Rudd, V. E. (1965). Contr. U. S. Natl. Herb. 32(5) :279-384American Spp. Ormosia

    Sources

    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 2019. 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 2019. 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