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This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Texas to Mexico.

[ILDIS]

International Legume Database and Information Service

Conservation
Not Threatened
Morphology General Habit
Perennial, Not climbing, Shrub/Tree
Vernacular
Barba De Chivo, Guache, Guache De Monte, Guaje, Guaje De Monte, Guajillo, Huash, Huaxe, Liliakiwi, Palo Seco, Tepeguaje, Thuk, Timbre, Tze, Tzuqui

[ILDIS]
Use
Environmental, Food and Drink, Medicine, Weed

Native to:

Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Southwest, Texas

Introduced into:

Uganda, Zaïre

Leucaena pulverulenta Benth. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Feb 1, 2000 Berlandier, J.L. [868], Mexico K000503373
Feb 1, 2000 Berlandier, J.L. [2288], Mexico K000503375
Feb 1, 2000 Pringle, C.G. [2510], Mexico K000478619
Feb 1, 2000 Pringle, C.G. [8183], Mexico K000478620
Feb 1, 2000 Berlandier, J.L. [2227], Mexico K000503374
Sep 1, 1994 González Medrano, F. [7344], Mexico K000503391
Jan 1, 1981 Marquez, W. [577], Mexico K000503397
Hughes, C.E. [1590], Mexico K000503390
Hughes, C.E. [1053], Mexico K000503400
Hughes, C.E. [1047], Mexico K000503401
Hughes, C.E. [1611], Mexico K000503384
Hughes, C.E. [1593], Mexico K000503385
McCarter, P.S. [89], Mexico K000503402
Hughes, C.E. [682], Mexico K000503372
Pringle, C.G. [11430], Mexico K000478618
Palmer, E. [413], Mexico K000478617
Hughes, C.E. [1857], Mexico K000503392
Hughes, C.E. [1592], Mexico K000503383
Hughes, C.E. [1603], Mexico K000503387
Hughes, C.E. [1053], Mexico K000503399
Bendeck Anastas, N.L. [22/86], Mexico K000503398
Hughes, C.E. [1051], Mexico K000503376
Palmer, E. [207], Mexico K000478615
Hughes, C.E. [1600], Mexico K000503386
Hughes, C.E. [1859], Mexico K000503393
Hughes, C.E. [1590], Mexico K000503389
Palmer, E. [567], Mexico K000478616
Hughes, C.E. [1866], Mexico K000503394
Hughes, C.E. [1052], Mexico K000503371
Hughes, C.E. [1605], Mexico K000503388
Hughes, C.E. [1862], Mexico K000503395
Hughes, C.E. [1863], Mexico K000503396

First published in J. Bot. (Hooker) 4: 417 (1842)

Accepted by

  • Isely, D. (1998). Native and Naturalized Leguminosae (Fabaceae) of the United States: 1-1007. Monte L. Bean Life Science Museum. Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah.
  • Lock, J.M. (1989). Legumes of Africa a check-list: 1-619. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Niembro Rocas, A., Vázquez Torres, M. & Sáchez Sáchez, O. (2010). Árboles de Veracruz 100 especies para la reforstación estratégica: 1-253. Gombierno del Estado de Veracruz, México.
  • Villaseñor, J.L. (2016). Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 87: 559-902.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Lock, J.M. (1989). Legumes of Africa a check-list: 1-619. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Niembro Rocas, A., Vázquez Torres, M. & Sáchez Sáchez, O. (2010). Árboles de Veracruz 100 especies para la reforstación estratégica: 1-253. Gombierno del Estado de Veracruz, México.

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • Dale, Introd. Trees Uganda: 48 (1953).

International Legume Database and Information Service

  • Backer, C. A. (1963). Flora of Java. Groningen, The Netherlands
  • Correll, D. S. & Johnston, M. C. (1970). Man. Vasc. Pl. Texas. Texas Res. Found., Renner 1881pp.
  • Hughes, C. (1998). Syst. Bot. Monographs 55. Monograph of Leucaena
  • Hughes, C. E. (1998). Tropical Forestry Papers 37. Leucaena. Genetic Res. Handbook
  • Isely, D. (1973). Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 25(1) :1-152 Legum. of the U. S. : I.
  • Isely, D. (1998). Native & naturalized Leg. of the USA. Brigham Young Univ. Utah
  • Nielsen, I. C. (1992). Flora Malesiana, Series I Vol II Part I Mimosaceae.

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/
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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