1. Family: Fabaceae Lindl.
    1. Genus: Peltophorum (Vogel) Benth.
      1. Peltophorum dubium (Spreng.) Taub.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Tropical America.

    [ILDIS]

    International Legume Database and Information Service

    Conservation
    Not Threatened
    Habit
    Perennial, Not climbing, Tree
    Vernacular
    Arbol De Artigas, Cana Fistula, Farinha-seca, Ibira-puita, Imbira-puita, Yellow Poinciana
    [FZ]

    Leguminosae, R.K. Brummitt, A.C. Chikuni, J.M. Lock and R.M. Polhill. Flora Zambesiaca 3:2. 2007

    Habit
    Tree up to 20 m high.
    Stem
    Young stems with fine, dense, rusty-brown to greyish, closely appressed puberulence or pubescence, also with small, stalked, swollen-headed glands.
    Leaves
    Leaves: petiole and rachis together 4–30(50) cm; pinnae (7)10–21 pairs; pinna rachis 3–11 cm; leaflets 10–32 pairs per pinna, 5–12 × 1.5–3(4) mm, oblong, asymmetrical at the base, rounded to subacute at the apex and mucronate; lower surface pubescent, upper surface glabrous or rarely pubescent; stipules simple and inconspicuous or absent.
    Inflorescences
    Inflorescence as in P. africanum; bracts occasionally persisting to flowering; pedicels 3–8 mm excluding the receptacle.
    Calyx
    Sepals 4–5(6) mm long.
    Corolla
    Petals 12–17 mm long.
    Ovary
    Ovary and pods as in P. africanum.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Argentina Northeast, Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Guyana, Paraguay, Uruguay, Venezuela

    Introduced into:

    India, Mexico Southwest, Windward Is., Zimbabwe

    Peltophorum dubium (Spreng.) Taub. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Feb 5, 2008 Silva, L.F. [107], Pernambuco K000841947
    Jun 1, 1998 Souza, L.R.M. [s.n.], Paraná K000841952
    May 1, 1995 Folli, D.A. [1808], Espírito Santo K000841953
    May 1, 1995 Folli, D.A. [1808], Espírito Santo K000841954
    Jan 25, 1994 Klitgaard, B.B. [s.n.], Minas Gerais K000841945
    Jan 25, 1994 Klitgaard, B.B. [s.n.], Minas Gerais K000841946
    Jan 1, 1994 Ganev, W. [2979], Bahia K000841949
    Jan 1, 1994 Queiroz, L.P. [3866], Bahia K000841948
    Jan 1, 1994 Sanches, A.C. [12], São Paulo K000841941
    Jan 1, 1993 Hatschbach, G. [58894], Mato Grosso do Sul K000841944
    Jan 1, 1989 Pott, A. [4585], Mato Grosso do Sul K000841943
    Jan 1, 1980 Heringer, E.P. [18015], Brazil K000841950
    Mar 1, 1971 Hatschbach, G. [26097], Mato Grosso do Sul K000841940
    Oct 1, 1968 Hatschbach, G. [15802], Paraná K000841935
    Feb 1, 1967 Lindeman, J.C. [4560], Minas Gerais K000841939
    Dec 7, 1965 Hatschbach, G. [13235], Paraná K000841937
    Jan 1, 1961 Martins, H.F. [222], Rio de Janeiro K000841932
    Hatschbach, G. [4331], Paraná K000841938
    Burchell [1700], Rio de Janeiro K000841929
    Lindeman, J.C. [2937], Paraná K000841936
    Pabst, G. [4752], Rio de Janeiro K000841933
    Martius [1154], Brazil K000841924
    Hughes, C.E. [1685], Mexico K000724311
    Hughes, C.E. [1685], Mexico K000724312
    Gentry, A. [49279], São Paulo K000841942
    Castellanos, A. [24893], Santa Catarina K000841934
    Claussen, P. [162], Minas Gerais K000841921
    Claussen, P. [73162], Minas Gerais K000841922
    Sellow [s.n.], Brazil K000841930
    Sellow [s.n.], Brazil K000841931
    Aronson, J. [7875], Rio Grande do Sul K000841951
    Glaziou, A. [12610], Brazil K000841926
    Glaziou, A. [4789], Rio de Janeiro K000841927
    Glaziou [10693], Rio de Janeiro K000841923
    Glaziou [10694], Rio de Janeiro K000841925
    s.coll. [31], Minas Gerais K000841928

    First published in H.G.A.Engler & K.A.E.Prantl, Nat. Pflanzenfam. 3(3): 176 (1892)

    Accepted by

    • Forzza, R.C., Zappi, D. & Souza, V.C. (2016-continuously updated). Flora do Brasil 2020 em construção http://reflora.jbrj.gov.br/reflora/listaBrasil/ConsultaPublicaUC/ResultadoDaConsultaNovaConsulta.do.
    • Jørgensen, P.M., Nee, M.H. & Beck., S.G. (eds.) (2013). Catálogo de las plantas vasculares de Bolivia Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 127: 1-1741. Missouri Botanical Garden.
    • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
    • Garcia-Mendoza, A.J. & Meave, J.A. (eds.) (2012). Diversidad florística de Oaxaca: de musgos a angiospermas (colecciones y listas de especies), ed. 2: 1-351. Instituto de Biología, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México.
    • Paña-Chocarro, M.C., Espada-Mateos, C., Vera, M., Céspedes, G. & Knapp, S. (2010). Updated checklist of vascular plants of the Mbaracayú Forest Nature Reserve (Reserva Natural del Bosque Mbaracayú), Paraguay Phytotaxa 12: 1-224.
    • Zuloaga, F.O., Morrone, O. , Belgrano, M.J., Marticorena, C. & Marchesi, E. (eds.) (2008). Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Cono Sur Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 107: 1-3348. Missouri Botanical Garden.
    • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.
    • Brummitt, R.K., Chikuni, A.C., Lock, J.M. & Polhill, R.M. (2007). 61. Leguminosae Subfamily Caesalpinioideae Flora Zambesiaca 3(2): 1-218. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Kumar, S. & Sane, P.V. (2003). Legumes of South Asia. A Checklist: 1-536. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • 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.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Forzza, R.C., Zappi, D. & Souza, V.C. (2016-continuously updated). Flora do Brasil 2020 em construção http://reflora.jbrj.gov.br/reflora/listaBrasil/ConsultaPublicaUC/ResultadoDaConsultaNovaConsulta.do.
    • Jørgensen, P.M., Nee, M.H. & Beck., S.G. (eds.) (2013). Catálogo de las plantas vasculares de Bolivia Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 127: 1-1741. Missouri Botanical Garden.
    • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
    • Garcia-Mendoza, A.J. & Meave, J.A. (eds.) (2012). Diversidad florística de Oaxaca: de musgos a angiospermas (colecciones y listas de especies), ed. 2: 1-351. Instituto de Biología, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México.
    • Paña-Chocarro, M.C., Espada-Mateos, C., Vera, M., Céspedes, G. & Knapp, S. (2010). Updated checklist of vascular plants of the Mbaracayú Forest Nature Reserve (Reserva Natural del Bosque Mbaracayú), Paraguay Phytotaxa 12: 1-224.
    • Zuloaga, F.O., Morrone, O. , Belgrano, M.J., Marticorena, C. & Marchesi, E. (eds.) (2008). Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Cono Sur Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 107: 1-3348. Missouri Botanical Garden.
    • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.
    • Kumar, S. & Sane, P.V. (2003). Legumes of South Asia. A Checklist: 1-536. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • 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.
    International Legume Database and Information Service
    • Isely, D. (1998). Native & naturalized Leg. of the USA. Brigham Young Univ. Utah
    • Lewis, G. P. (1987). Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew 369 pp Legumes of Bahia
    • Burkart, A. (1952). Acme Agency, Buenos Aires 569 pp Las Leguminosas Argentinas

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

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