Erythrina falcata Benth.

First published in C.F.P.von Martius & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Bras. 15(1): 172 (1859), nom. cons.
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Peru and Brazil to N. Argentina. It is a tree and grows primarly in the seasonally dry tropical biome(s).

Distribution

Native to:

Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Paraguay, Peru

Introduced into:

Kenya

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • (2021). https://doi.org/10.11646/phytotaxa.501.2.2. epublication.
  • Govaerts, R. (2001). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS E-F: 1-50919.
  • Lock, J.M. (1989). Legumes of Africa a check-List: 1-619. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Lozano, E.C. & Zapater, M.A. (2010). El Género Erythrina (Leguminosae) en Argentina. Darwiniana 48: 179-200.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Brako, L. & Zarucchi, J.L. (1993). Catalogue of the Flowering Plants and Gymnosperms of Peru. Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 45: i-xl, 1-1286. Missouri Botanical Garden.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Lock, J.M. (1989). Legumes of Africa a check-List: 1-619. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Zuloaga, F.O., Morrone, O. , Belgrano, M.J., Marticorena, C. & Marchesi, E. (eds.) (2008). Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Cono Sur. Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 107: 1-3348. Missouri Botanical Garden.

International Legume Database and Information Service

  • Burkart, A. (1952). Acme Agency, Buenos Aires 569 pp Las Leguminosas Argentinas
  • Lock, J. M. (1985). Specimen in Herb. Kew

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jul 1, 2001 Fiaschi, P. [904], Brazil K000930960 Yes
Jul 1, 2001 Fiaschi, P. [904], Brazil K000930959 Yes
Aug 26, 1997 Cloclet, F.A. [s.n.], Brazil K000930981 Yes
Aug 26, 1997 Cloclet, F.A. [s.n.], Brazil K000930982 Yes
Jan 1, 1978 Duarte, L. [251], Brazil K000930961 Yes
Jan 1, 1971 Duarte, A.P. [6303], Brazil K000930975 Yes
Dec 1, 1968 Hatschbach, G.G. [19833], Brazil K000930977 Yes
Jan 1, 1968 Sellow [s.n.], Brazil K000930976 Yes
Jan 1, 1968 Lindeman, J.C. [3259], Brazil K000930980 Yes
Jan 1, 1968 Claussen, P. [119], Brazil K000930965 Yes
Jan 1, 1968 Glaziou, A. [2906], Brazil K000930969 Yes
Jan 1, 1959 Reitz [7241], Brazil K000930968 Yes
Jan 1, 1938 Regnell [III/450], Brazil K000930962 Yes
Jan 1, 1938 Glaziou, A.F.M. [12552], Brazil K000930972 Yes
Jan 1, 1938 Taubert [19049], Brazil K000930974 Yes
Regnell, A.F. [3/450], Brazil K000930963 Yes
Glaziou, A.F.M. [18210], Brazil K000930970 Yes
Regnell, A.F. [3/450], Brazil K000930966 Yes
Dusén, P. [10187], Brazil K000930979 Yes
Pabst, G. [7384], Brazil K000930973 Yes
Pabst, G. [6709], Brazil K000930978 Yes
Pabst, G. [7369], Brazil K000930971 Yes
Burchell [4842], Brazil K000930967 Yes
Mexia, Y.E.J. [4925], Brazil K000930964 Yes

Sources

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

    • 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 Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Living Collection Database

    • Common Names from Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew Living Collection https://www.kew.org/
  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0