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This species is accepted, and its native range is E. & S. Mexico.

[ILDIS]

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Conservation
Vulnerable
Morphology General Habit
Perennial, Not climbing, Shrub/Tree
Vernacular
Efe, Efe De Cerro, Guache De Cerro, Guachito, Guaje De Cerro, Huaxi

[ILDIS]
Use
Food and Drink

Native to:

Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest

Leucaena cuspidata Standl. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 2002 Durán, R.C. [5538], Mexico K000503456
Hughes, C.E. [1856], Mexico K000503458
Hughes, C.E. [1850], Mexico K000503459
Hughes, C.E. [1528], Mexico K000503457
Hughes, C.E. [1586], Mexico K000503351
Hughes, C.E. [1587], Mexico K000503348
Hughes, C.E. [1580], Mexico K000503350
Hughes, C.E. [1582], Mexico K000503346
Hughes, C.E. [1581], Mexico K000503352
Hughes, C.E. [1587], Mexico K000503347
Hughes, C.E. [1583], Mexico K000503349
Hughes, C.E. [1851], Mexico K000503460
Hughes, C.E. [1594], Mexico K000503353
Hughes, C.E. [1854], Mexico K000503461

First published in Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 20: 189 (1919)

Accepted by

  • Villaseñor, J.L. (2016). Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 87: 559-902.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Villaseñor, J.L. (2016). Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 87: 559-902.

International Legume Database and Information Service

  • Hughes, C. (1998). Syst. Bot. Monographs 55. Monograph of Leucaena
  • Hughes, C. E. (1998). Tropical Forestry Papers 37. Leucaena. Genetic Res. Handbook

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

International Legume Database and Information Service
International Legume Database and Information Service (ILDIS) V10.39 Nov 2011
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Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. 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 2021. 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