1. Family: Fabaceae Lindl.
    1. Genus: Cladrastis Raf.
      1. Cladrastis kentukea (Dum.Cours.) Rudd

        This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Illinois to SE. U.S.A.

    [ILDIS]

    International Legume Database and Information Service

    Conservation
    Not Threatened
    Habit
    Perennial, Not climbing, Tree
    Vernacular
    Kladrastis Kentukski, Kladrastis Zheltyi, Yellow Wood

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Mississippi, Missouri, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia

    Introduced into:

    Baltic States, Kirgizstan, Krym, North Caucasus, Ohio, Tadzhikistan, Transcaucasus, Ukraine, Uzbekistan

    Cladrastis kentukea (Dum.Cours.) Rudd appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Phytologia 21: 327 (1971)

    Accepted by

    • Bailey, C. & al. (2015). Guide to the Vascular Plants of Tennessee: 1-813. University of Tennessee press.
    • Mohlenbrock, R.H. (2014). Vascular Flora of Illinois. A Field Guide, ed. 4: 1-536. Southern Illinois University Press, Carbondale.
    • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.
    • Yakovlev, G.P., Sytin, A.K. & Roskov, Y.R. (1996). Legumes of Northern Eurasia. A checklist: 1-724. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • 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.
    • Yakovlev, G.P., Sytin, A.K. & Roskov, Y.R. (1996). Legumes of Northern Eurasia. A checklist: 1-724. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    International Legume Database and Information Service
    • Yakovlev, G. P. (1991). Bobovye Zemnogo Shara. Leningrad. (Rus)
    • Isely, D. (1990). Leguminosae, Vascular Flora S. E. U. S. A. 3(2) 1-258
    • Yakovlev, G. P. (1987). In: Flora Partis Europaeae URSS, Vol. 6. Leningrad. (Rus)
    • Rudd, V. E. (1972). N. Amer. Fl. Ser. II(7) :1-53 Leguminosae
    • Steyermark, J. A. (1963). Flora of Missouri 1725pp The Iowa State Univ Press Ames
    • Shipchinski, N. V. (1958). In: Dereviya i kustarniki SSSR, Vol. 4. Moscow, Leningrad. (Rus)

    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