Lysiloma latisiliquum (L.) Benth.

First published in Trans. Linn. Soc. London 30: 534 (1875)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is S. Mexico to Belize, Florida to Cuba. It is a tree and grows primarily in the seasonally dry tropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Bahamas, Belize, Cuba, Florida, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Turks-Caicos Is.

Introduced into:

Andaman Is., East Himalaya, Free State, French Guiana, Honduras, India, Kenya, Nicobar Is., Trinidad-Tobago, West Himalaya, Windward Is.

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

Classification

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PAFTOL

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies. Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
  • Baksh-Comeau, Y., Maharaj, S.S., Adams, C.D., Harris, S.A., Filer, D.L. & Hawthorne, W.D. (2016). An annotated checklist of the vascular plants of Trinidad and Tobago with analysis of vegetation types and botanical 'hotspots'. Phytotaxa 250: 1-431.
  • 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 York 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.
  • Flora of North America Editorial Committee (2023). Flora of North America North of Mexico 11(1): 1-541. Oxford University Press, New York, Oxford.
  • Goodwin, Z.A. & al. (2013). A checklist of the vascular plants of the lowland savannas of Belize, Central America. Phytotaxa 101: 1-119.
  • 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.
  • Meena, S.L. (2012). A checklist of the vascular plants of Banaskantha district, Gujarat, India. Nelumbo 54: 39-91.
  • Nelson Sutherland, C.H. (2008). Catálogo de las plantes vasculares de Honduras. Espermatofitas: 1-1576. SERNA/Guaymuras, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.
  • Standley, P.C. & Steyermark, J.A. (1946). Flora of Guatemala. Fieldiana Botany New Series 24(5): 1-502. Field Museum of Natural History.
  • Villaseñor, J.L. (2016). Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico. Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 87: 559-902.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies. Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
  • Baksh-Comeau, Y., Maharaj, S.S., Adams, C.D., Harris, S.A., Filer, D.L. & Hawthorne, W.D. (2016). An annotated checklist of the vascular plants of Trinidad and Tobago with analysis of vegetation types and botanical 'hotspots'. Phytotaxa 250: 1-431.
  • 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 York Botanic Garden Press, New York.
  • Bhellum, B.L. (2012). Flora exotica of Jammu and Kashmir (List- I). Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany 36: 33-45.
  • 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.
  • Choudhary, R.K., Srivastava, R.C., Das, A.K. & Lee, J. (2012). Floristic diversity assessment and vegetation analysis of Upper Siang district of eastern Himalaya in North East India. Korean Journal of Plant Taxonomy 42: 222-246.
  • Correll, D.S. & Correll, H.B. (1982). Flora of the Bahama Archipelago: 1-1692. J.Cramer, Vaduz.
  • Germishuizen, G. & Meyer, N.L. (eds.) (2003). Plants of Southern Africa an annotated checklist. Strelitzia 14: 1-1231. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
  • 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.
  • Meena, S.L. (2012). A checklist of the vascular plants of Banaskantha district, Gujarat, India. Nelumbo 54: 39-91.
  • Nelson Sutherland, C.H. (2008). Catálogo de las plantes vasculares de Honduras. Espermatofitas: 1-1576. SERNA/Guaymuras, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.
  • Pandey, R.P. & Dilwakar, P.G. (2008). An integrated check-list flora of Andaman and Nicobar islands, India. Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany 32: 403-500.
  • Villaseñor, J.L. (2016). Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico. Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 87: 559-902.

International Legume Database and Information Service

  • Barneby, R. C. & Grimes, J. W. (1996). Mem. N. Y. Bot. Gard. 74(1) Silk Tree, Guanacaste, Monkey's Earri
  • Isely, D. (1973). Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 25(1) :1-152 Legum. of the U. S. : I.
  • Leon, H. & Alain, H. (1951). Flora de Cuba 2:224-367 Leguminosas

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Aug 1, 2007 Goodwin, Z.A. [411] Belize K000966207 Yes
Sep 18, 2001 Pennington, T.D.; Sarukhán K., J. [9197] Mexico K000478858 Yes
Sep 18, 2001 Chan, C. [3748] Mexico K000478847 Yes
Sep 18, 2001 Chan, D. [6845] Mexico K000478845 Yes
Jan 1, 2000 Nee, M.; Atha, D. [47146] Mexico K000478854 Yes
Jul 1, 1997 Hughes, C.E. [676] Mexico K000478851 Yes
Jul 1, 1997 Lundell, C.L. [929] Mexico K000478857 Yes
Jul 1, 1997 Hollis, D. [M26/1B] Mexico K000478853 Yes
Jun 1, 1997 Martínez Salas, E.M.; Alvarez, D.; Alvaro M.P. [27316] Mexico K000478859 Yes
Jan 1, 1993 Chan, C. [5623] Mexico K000478855 Yes
Jan 1, 1990 Puch, A. [1488] Mexico K000478848 Yes
Jan 1, 1990 Ventura, M. [497] Mexico K000478849 Yes
Jan 1, 1984 Ucan, E.; Calzada, J.I.; Chan, C. [3387] Mexico K000478850 Yes
Jan 1, 1983 Cabrera C., E.; Cabrera, H., de [2385] Mexico K000478856 Yes
Jan 1, 1980 Gaumer, G.F. [s.n.] Mexico K000478867 Yes
Gaumer, G.F. [21] Mexico K000478844 Yes
Hughes, C.E. [486] Mexico K000478843 Yes
Simá, P. [2213] Mexico K000478860 Yes
Chan, C. [3451] Mexico K000478846 Yes

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