1. Family: Fabaceae Lindl.
    1. Genus: Chloroleucon (Benth.) Record
      1. Species: Chloroleucon mangense (Jacq.) Britton & Rose
        1. Chloroleucon mangense var. leucospermum (Brandegee) Barneby & J.W.Grimes

        This variety is accepted, and its native range is Mexico to Central America.

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    Habit
    Perennial, Not climbing, Shrub/Tree
    Vernacular
    Borcelano, Cachi De Toro, Cucharo, Ebano Blanco, Palo Eban

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Nicaragua

    Introduced into:

    Haiti, Jamaica, Leeward Is.

    Chloroleucon mangense var. leucospermum (Brandegee) Barneby & J.W.Grimes appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Feb 16, 2012 Goodwin, Z.A. [1643], Belize Chloroleucon leucospermum K000764845

    First published in Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 74(1): 154 (1996)

    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.
    • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.
    • Standley, P.C. & Steyermark, J.A. (1946). Flora of Guatemala Fieldiana Botany New Series 24(5): 1-502. Field Museum of Natural History.

    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
    • Barneby, R. C. & Grimes, J. W. (1996). Mem. N. Y. Bot. Gard. 74(1) Silk Tree, Guanacaste, Monkey's Earri

    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 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