1. Family: Fabaceae Lindl.
    1. Genus: Pterogyne Tul.
      1. Pterogyne nitens Tul.

        This species is accepted, and is native to Southern America..

    [ILDIS]

    International Legume Database and Information Service

    Conservation
    Not Threatened
    Ecology
    Africa: Cultivated
    Habit
    Perennial, Not climbing, Tree
    Vernacular
    Cocal, Guiraro, Palo Mortero, Tipa, Tipa Colorada, Tipilla, Viraro
    [FTEA]

    Leguminosae, J. B. Gillett, R. M. Polhill & B. Verdcourt. Flora of Tropical East Africa. 1971

    Habit
    Small tree.
    Leaves
    Leaflets mostly alternate.
    Flowers
    Flowers small, yellow, in racemes shorter than the leaves, with 5 petals and 10 stamens.
    Fruits
    Pods like those of Pterolobium (p. 41), with a single seed at proximal end and a distal parallel-veined falcate wing.
    [CPLC]

    Bernal, R., Gradstein, S.R. & Celis, M. (eds.). 2015. Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia. Instituto de Ciencias Naturales, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá. http://catalogoplantasdecolombia.unal.edu.co

    Distribution
    Cultivada en Colombia; Alt. 1000 m.; Valle del Cauca.
    Habit
    Árbol

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    Distribution

    Doubtfully present in:

    Brazil North

    Native to:

    Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Bolivia, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Paraguay, Uruguay

    Introduced into:

    Kenya, Uganda

    Pterogyne nitens Tul. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Nov 12, 2002 Klitgaard, B.B. [81], Brazil 70254.000
    Jan 1, 1996 Thomas, W.W. [11108], Bahia K000057380
    Aug 1, 1993 Queiroz, L.P. [3568], Bahia K000057366
    Jan 1, 1993 Queiroz, L.P. [3411], Bahia K000057362
    Jan 1, 1993 Queiroz, L.P. [3465], Bahia K000057363
    Jan 1, 1993 Queiroz, L.P. [3413], Bahia K000057364
    Jan 1, 1993 Queiroz, L.P. [3453], Bahia K000057365
    Oct 1, 1991 Pennington, R.T. [244], Bahia K000057369
    Oct 1, 1991 Pennington, R.T. [244], Bahia K000057370
    May 1, 1991 Santos, F.S. [623], Bahia K000057371
    Apr 1, 1991 Pereira, B.A.S. [1578], Bahia K000057383
    Apr 1, 1991 Brochado, A.L. [258], Bahia K000057384
    Sep 1, 1990 Hage, J.L. [2269], Bahia K000057373
    Jul 1, 1990 Santos, T.S. [2130], Bahia K000057374
    Jul 17, 1986 Pastore, U. [46], Paraná K000835215
    Jan 1, 1986 Lemos, R.P.L. [295], Alagoas K000057367
    Jan 1, 1985 Gentry, A. [50107], Ceará K000057378
    Nov 1, 1984 Silva, S.B. [351], Bahia K000057382
    Apr 1, 1984 Carvalho, A.M. [1805], Bahia K000057372
    Jul 1, 1981 Harley, R.M. [21387], Bahia K000057360
    Jul 1, 1981 Harley, R.M. [21387], Bahia K000057361
    Jan 1, 1981 Mori, S. [14433], Bahia K000057381
    Oct 1, 1974 Harley, R.M. [16498], Bahia K000057358
    Oct 1, 1974 Harley, R.M. [16498], Bahia K000057359
    Jan 1, 1972 Anderson, W.R. [36942], Bahia K000057379
    Jun 19, 1967 Lindeman, J.C. [5467], Paraná K000835207
    Harley, R. [2743], Bahia K000835208
    Hatschbach, G. [21727], Paraná K000835201
    Hatschbach, G. [49234], Mato Grosso do Sul K000835210
    Hatschbach, G. [23487], Paraná K000835214
    Lewis, G.P. [1901], Brazil 59379.000
    Lewis, G.P. [CFCR7399], Bahia K000057376
    Lewis, G.P. [1901], Bahia K000057377
    Pereira, E. [9886], Rio de Janeiro K000835202
    Klitgaard, B.B. [81], Bahia K000057368
    Heringer, E.P. [5708], Brazil K000835213
    Santos, E.B. [258], Bahia K000835209
    Silva, L.A.M. [2736], Bahia K000057375
    Gardner, G. [1939], Ceará K000057355 Unknown type material
    Gardner, G. [1939], Ceará K000057356 Unknown type material
    Gardner, G. [1939], Ceará K000057357 Unknown type material
    Robert, A. [801], Mato Grosso do Sul K000835197
    Lorentz [s.n.], Argentina K000555223
    Hoehne, W. [11425], São Paulo K000835196
    Macedo, A. [5591], Minas Gerais K000835211
    Glaziou, A. [21026], Brazil K000835198
    Glaziou, A. [21026], Minas Gerais K000835199
    Glaziou, A. [4792], Rio de Janeiro K000835205
    Glaziou, A. [12627], Brazil K000835206
    Glaziou [10678], Rio de Janeiro K000835203
    Glaziou, M. [8659], Brazil K000835204
    Hartschbach, G. [19146], Paraná K000835200

    First published in Ann. Sci. Nat., Bot., sér. 2, 20: 140 (1843)

    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.
    • Espinar, L.A. (2013). Novedades nomenclaturales en "Tipos Grisebachianos" Boletín de la Sociedad Argentina de Botánica 48: 603-605.
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • Espinar, L.A. (2013). Novedades nomenclaturales en "Tipos Grisebachianos" Boletín de la Sociedad Argentina de Botánica 48: 603-605.
    • 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.
    • Lock, J.M. (1989). Legumes of Africa a check-list: 1-619. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    International Legume Database and Information Service
    • Brenan, J. P. M. (1967). Caesalp. In: Flora Trop. East Africa. Milne-Redhead & Polhill
    • Burkart, A. (1952). Acme Agency, Buenos Aires 569 pp Las Leguminosas Argentinas

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