1. Family: Fabaceae Lindl.
    1. Genus: Cassia L.
      1. Cassia spruceana Benth.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Tropical America.

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    Habit
    Perennial, Not climbing, Tree

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil West-Central, Colombia, Ecuador, French Guiana

    Cassia spruceana Benth. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Sep 1, 1995 Sothers, C.A. [154], Amazonas K000841305
    Jan 1, 1988 Ferreira, C.A.C. [8204], Amazonas K000841297
    Jun 10, 1986 Ferreira, C.A.C. [7312], Amazonas K000841306
    Jan 1, 1984 Mori, S. [15774], Amapá K000841301
    Dec 1, 1983 Zarucchi, J.L. [2957], Amazonas K000841298
    Jan 1, 1962 Pires, J.M. [50782], Amapá K000841296
    Ducke, A. [23307], Brazil K000504591
    Sothers, C.A. [143], Amazonas K000841304
    Spruce, R. [2558], Brazil K000504593
    Spruce, R. [2558], Brazil K000504592 Unknown type material
    Krukoff, B.A. [8852], Amazonas K000841532
    Krukoff, B.A. [8802], Brazil K000841533
    Sagot, P. [802], French Guiana K000504596
    Sagot, P. [802], French Guiana K000504595
    Sagot, P. [802], French Guiana K000504594 Unknown type material
    Nascimento, J.R. [591], Amazonas K000841299
    Nascimento, J.R. [591], Amazonas K000841300
    Nascimento, J.R. [591], Amazonas K000841303
    Martins, L.H.P. [36], Amazonas K000841302
    Spruce [s.n.], Brazil K000841294
    Spruce [s.n.], Brazil K000841295

    First published in C.F.P.von Martius & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Bras. 15(2): 92 (1870)

    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.
    • 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.

    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.
    • 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.

    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.
    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