1. Family: Fabaceae Lindl.
    1. Genus: Leucaena Benth.
      1. Species: Leucaena leucocephala (Lam.) de Wit
        1. Leucaena leucocephala subsp. glabrata (Rose) Zárate

        This subspecies is accepted, and its native range is Mexico to Honduras.

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    Conservation
    Not Threatened
    Ecology
    Africa: Cultivated
    Habit
    Perennial, Not climbing, Tree
    Vernacular
    Barba De Leon, Calguaje, Chalip, Dormilon, Efe, Frijol Guaje, Guache, Guache De Tierra Caliente, Guaje, Guaje Blanco, Guaje Verde, Guas, Guash, Guash De Castilla, Guashe

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest

    Introduced into:

    Algeria, Bolivia, Canary Is., Colombia, Cyprus, Galápagos, Lebanon-Syria, New South Wales, Northern Territory, Palestine, Portugal, Queensland, Sicilia, Spain, Tunisia, Uganda, Venezuela, Venezuelan Antilles

    Leucaena leucocephala subsp. glabrata (Rose) Zárate appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Apr 1, 2000 Hatschbach, G. [51923], Paraná K000849273
    Apr 1, 2000 Hage, J.L. [923], Bahia K000091116
    Apr 1, 2000 Heringer, E.P. [4959], Brazil K000849271
    Apr 1, 2000 Heringer, E.P. [4959], Brazil K000849272
    Feb 1, 2000 Palmer, E. [368], Mexico K000527949 isotype
    Jan 1, 2000 Hinton, G.B. [5408], Mexico K000118134
    Jan 1, 2000 Hinton, G.B. [5408], Mexico K000118135
    Jan 1, 2000 Hinton, G.B. [5138], Mexico K000118136
    Jan 1, 2000 Hinton, G.B. [3119], Mexico K000118137
    Jan 1, 2000 Hinton, G.B. [7287], Mexico K000118138
    Jan 1, 2000 Hinton, G.B. [7287], Mexico K000118139

    First published in Phytologia 63: 305 (1987)

    Accepted by

    • Lepschi, B. & Monro, A. (Project Coordinators) (2014). Australian Plant Census (APC) Council of Heads of Australian Herbaria. http://www.anbg.gov.au/chah/apc/index.html.
    • Jørgensen, P.M., Nee, M.H. & Beck., S.G. (eds.) (2013). Catálogo de las plantas vasculares de Bolivia Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 127: 1-1741. Missouri Botanical Garden.
    • 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.
    • Verloove, Fl. & Reyes-Betancort, J.A. (2011). Additions to the flora of Tenerife (Canary islands, Spain) Collectanea Botanica 30: 63-78.
    • Greuter, W. & Raus, T. (2011). Med-Checklist Notulae, 30 Willdenowia 41: 311-328.
    • Greuter, W. & Raus, T. (eds.) (2010). Med-Checklist Notulae, 29 Willdenowia 40: 189-204.
    • 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.
    • Nelson Sutherland, C.H. (2008). Catálogo de las plantes vasculares de Honduras. Espermatofitas: 1-1576. SERNA/Guaymuras, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Jaramillo Díaz, P. & Guézou, A. (2017). CDF Checklist of Galapagos Vascular Plants - FCD Lista de especies de Plantas Vasculares de Galápagos http://www.darwinfoundation.org/datazone/checklists/vascular-plants/.
    • Lepschi, B. & Monro, A. (Project Coordinators) (2014). Australian Plant Census (APC) Council of Heads of Australian Herbaria. http://www.anbg.gov.au/chah/apc/index.html.
    • Jørgensen, P.M., Nee, M.H. & Beck., S.G. (eds.) (2013). Catálogo de las plantas vasculares de Bolivia Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 127: 1-1741. Missouri Botanical Garden.
    • Verloove, Fl. & Reyes-Betancort, J.A. (2011). Additions to the flora of Tenerife (Canary islands, Spain) Collectanea Botanica 30: 63-78.
    • Greuter, W. & Raus, T. (2011). Med-Checklist Notulae, 30 Willdenowia 41: 311-328.
    • Greuter, W. & Raus, T. (eds.) (2010). Med-Checklist Notulae, 29 Willdenowia 40: 189-204.
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • Nelson Sutherland, C.H. (2008). Catálogo de las plantes vasculares de Honduras. Espermatofitas: 1-1576. SERNA/Guaymuras, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.
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    • Hughes, C. (1998). Syst. Bot. Monographs 55. Monograph of Leucaena
    • Hughes, C. E. (1998). Tropical Forestry Papers 37. Leucaena. Genetic Res. Handbook
    • Pedroche, S. Z. (1987). Phytologia 63(4) :3O4-3O6
    • Brenan, J. P. M. (1959). Mimosoideae. In: Fl. Trop. East Africa. Hubbard & Milne-Redhead

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