Leucaena lanceolata var. sousae (Zárate) C.E.Hughes

First published in Contr. Univ. Michigan Herb. 21: 288 (1997)
This name is a synonym of Leucaena cruziana

POWO follows these authorities in synonymising this name:

  • Hughes, C.E. (2022). Personal communication on Fabaceae, Leucaena. 1 Institute of Systematic & Evolutionary Botany, University of Zurich, Switzerland. [Cited as Leucaena cruziana.]

This name was accepted following an alternative taxonomy by these authorities:

  • 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. [Cited as Leucaena lanceolata var. sousae.]

International Legume Database and Information Service

  • Hughes, C. (1998). Syst. Bot. Monographs 55. Monograph of Leucaena

Other Data

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