1. Family: Fabaceae Lindl.
    1. Genus: Cassia L.
      1. Cassia moschata Kunth

        This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Mexico to N. Brazil. It is used to treat unspecified medicinal disorders.

    [UPB]

    The Useful Plants of Boyacá project

    Conservation
    Not Evaluated.
    Habit
    Tree.
    Distribution
    Native from Colombia.
    Ecology
    Alt. 50 - 1200 m.
    [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
    Nativa en Colombia; Alt. 50 - 1200 m.; Andes, Llanura del Caribe, Orinoquia.
    Habit
    Árbol
    Conservation
    No Evaluada
    [ILDIS]

    International Legume Database and Information Service

    Habit
    Perennial, Not climbing, Tree
    [UPB]
    Unspecified Medicinal Disorders
    Medicinal (State of the World's Plants 2016, Instituto Humboldt 2014).

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Belize, Brazil North, Brazil West-Central, Colombia, Costa Rica, Guatemala, Guyana, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Nicaragua, Panamá, Trinidad-Tobago, Venezuela

    Introduced into:

    Sri Lanka

    Common Names

    Spanish
    Cañafístulo, cañafístolo, cañafístula, cañafístulo pequeño.

    Cassia moschata Kunth appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 2005 Redden, K.M. [3739], Venezuela K001105761
    Jan 1, 1997 Cárdenas, Lourdes [4088], Venezuela K001105759
    Jan 1, 1997 Cárdenas, Lourdes [4088], Venezuela K001105760
    Jan 1, 1997 Cárdenas, Lourdes [4114], Venezuela K001105874
    Aug 1, 1989 Huber, Otto [12.917], Venezuela K001105875
    Feb 22, 1988 Milliken, W. [110], Roraima K000841341
    Feb 22, 1988 Ratter, J.A. [5498], Roraima K000841335
    Feb 22, 1988 Ratter, J.A. [5678], Roraima K000841340
    Jan 1, 1988 Brant, Alan E. [1230], Colombia K001105885
    Aug 24, 1987 Lewis, G.P. [1423], Roraima K000841334
    Jan 1, 1987 Zarucchi, J. [4920], Colombia K001105884
    Jan 1, 1986 Boom, Brian [6566], Venezuela K001105887
    Jan 1, 1978 Prance, G.T. [9140], Roraima K000841339
    Jan 1, 1969 Prance, G.T. [9559], Roraima K000841338
    Jan 1, 1967 Prance, G.T. [4331], Roraima K000841336
    Jan 1, 1967 Prance, G.T. [4080], Roraima K000841342
    Ducke, A. [1351], Roraima K000841337
    Lewis, G.P. [s.n.], Brazil 53146.000
    Lewis, G.P. [1423], Brazil 53987.000
    Pittier [11683], Venezuela K001105888
    Pittier [11477], Venezuela K001105889
    Sanaiotti, T.M. [260], Roraima K000841333
    Sandeman, Christopher [5781], Colombia K001105886
    Spruce, R. [3300], Venezuela K001105879
    Spruce, R. [3300], Venezuela K001105880
    Williams, Llewellyn [12559], Venezuela K001105876
    Williams, Llewellyn [11713], Venezuela K001105881
    Williams, Llewellyn [12315], Venezuela K001105882
    Hayes, Sutton [s.n.], Panama K001105877
    Allen. P.H. [910], Panama K001105878
    Liesner, R. L. [1340], Panama K001105883

    First published in F.W.H.von Humboldt, A.J.A.Bonpland & C.S.Kunth, Nov. Gen. Sp. 6: 358 (1824)

    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.
    • Villaseñor, J.L. (2016). Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 87: 559-902.
    • 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.
    • Idárraga-Piedrahita, A., Ortiz, R.D.C., Callejas Posada, R. & Merello, M. (eds.) (2011). Flora de Antioquia: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares 2: 1-939. Universidad de Antioquia, Medellín.
    • Berendsohn, W.G., Gruber, A.K. & Monterrosa Salomón, J. (2009). Nova silva cusatlantica. Árboles nativos e introduciados de El Salvador. Parte 1: Angiospermae - Familias A a L Englera 29-1: 1-438.
    • 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.
    • Stevens, W.D., Ulloa U., C., Pool, A. & Montiel, O.M. (2001). Flora de Nicaragua Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 85: i-xlii, 1-2666. Missouri Botanical Garden.
    • Balick, M.J., Nee, M.H. & Atha, D.E. (2000). Checklist of the Vascular Plants of Belize with Common Names an Uses: 1-246. New Yourk Botanic Garden Press, New York.
    • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.
    • 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.
    • D'Arcy, W.G. (1987). Flora of Panama. Checklist and Index. Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 17: 1-328. Missouri Botanical Garden.

    Literature

    Useful Plants of Boyacá Project
    • Kew Medicinal Plant Names Services (MPNS) https://www.kew.org/science/data-and-resources/tools-and-services/medicinal-plant-names-services in The State of the World’s Plants Report–2016. (2016). Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew https://stateoftheworldsplants.org
    • Instituto de Investigación de Recursos Biológicos Alexander von Humbodlt (2014). Plantas alimenticias y medicinales nativas de Colombia. 2567 registros, aportados por: Castellanos, C. (Contacto del recurso), Valderrama, N. (Creador del recurso, Autor), Castro, C. (Proveedor de metadatos), Bernal, Y. (Autor), García, N. (Autor). Versión 11.0. http://i2d.humboldt.org.co/ceiba/resource.do?r=ls_colombia_magnoliophyta_2014
    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.
    • Villaseñor, J.L. (2016). Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 87: 559-902.
    • 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.
    • Kumar, S. & Sane, P.V. (2003). Legumes of South Asia. A Checklist: 1-536. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Stevens, W.D., Ulloa U., C., Pool, A. & Montiel, O.M. (2001). Flora de Nicaragua Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 85: i-xlii, 1-2666. Missouri Botanical Garden.
    • Balick, M.J., Nee, M.H. & Atha, D.E. (2000). Checklist of the Vascular Plants of Belize with Common Names an Uses: 1-246. New Yourk Botanic Garden Press, New York.
    • 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.
    • D'Arcy, W.G. (1987). Flora of Panama. Checklist and Index. Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 17: 1-328. Missouri Botanical Garden.
    International Legume Database and Information Service
    • Rudd, V. E. (1991). Flora of Ceylon 7: 34-107. Caesalpinioideae

    Sources

    Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0

    Colombian resources for Plants made Accessible
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

    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.
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

    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

    Neotropikey
    Milliken, W., Klitgard, B. and Baracat, A. (2009 onwards), Neotropikey - Interactive key and information resources for flowering plants of the Neotropics.
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

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    ColPlantA database
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
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