Erythrina humeana Spreng.

First published in Syst. Veg., ed. 16. 3: 243 (1826)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is S. Tropical & S. Africa. It is a shrub or tree and grows primarily in the seasonally dry tropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Cape Provinces, KwaZulu-Natal, Lesotho, Mozambique, Northern Provinces, Swaziland, Zimbabwe

Introduced into:

Kenya

Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Germishuizen, G. & Meyer, N.L. (eds.) (2003). Plants of Southern Africa an annotated checklist. Strelitzia 14: 1-1231. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
  • 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.
  • Mackinder, B., Pasquet, R., Polhill, R. & Verdcourt, B. (2001). Flora Zambesiaca 3(5): 1-261. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Germishuizen, G. & Meyer, N.L. (eds.) (2003). Plants of Southern Africa an annotated checklist. Strelitzia 14: 1-1231. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
  • Lock, J.M. (1989). Legumes of Africa a check-List: 1-619. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Mackinder, B., Pasquet, R., Polhill, R. & Verdcourt, B. (2001). Flora Zambesiaca 3(5): 1-261. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

International Legume Database and Information Service

  • Gillett, J. B. et al. (1971). Papilionoideae. In: Fl. Trop. E. Africa, Milne-Redhead & Polhill
  • Krukoff, B. A. & Barneby, R. C. (1974). Lloydia 37(3) :332-459 Conspectus... of the genus Erythrina
  • Kumar, S. & Sane PV (2003). Legumes of South Asia: a check-list. RBG Kew.
  • Sanjappa, M. (1992). Legumes of India. Dehra Dun: Bishen Singh Mahendra...

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jan 1, 1984 s.c. [84], South Africa K001259963 No
Jan 1, 1979 Stephen, J. [703], South Africa K001259979 No
Jan 1, 1978 Strey, R.G. [11155], South Africa K001259986 No
Jan 1, 1973 Codd, L.E. [7807], Swaziland K001259996 No
Jan 1, 1973 MacOwan [1216], South Africa K001259990 No
Jan 1, 1973 Prosser, E. M. [1356], South Africa K001259962 No
Jan 1, 1972 Keer, A. (fairly illegible) [s.n.], South Africa K001259976 No
Jan 1, 1972 Rogers, F.A. [4634], South Africa K001259992 No
Jan 1, 1972 Compton, R.H. [26643], Swaziland K001259997 No
Jan 1, 1972 Moll [3887], South Africa K001259975 No
Jan 1, 1972 Strey, R.G. [3614], South Africa K001259969 No
Jan 1, 1972 Codd, L.E. [6413], Swaziland K001259995 No
Jan 1, 1972 Gill [s.n.], South Africa K001259994 No
Jan 1, 1972 Crewe, R.M. [45], South Africa K001259974 No
Jan 1, 1972 Codd, L.E. [9297], South Africa K001259989 No
Jan 1, 1972 Leach, L.C. [8463], South Africa K001259964 No
Jan 1, 1972 Dyer, R.G. [2263], South Africa K001259987 No
Jan 1, 1972 Werdermann, E. [1934], South Africa K001259970 No
Jan 1, 1972 Botha, W.M. [s.n.], South Africa K001259967 No
Jan 1, 1972 Galpin, E.E. [14734], South Africa K001259980 No
Jan 1, 1972 Hutchinson, J. [2513], South Africa K001259968 No
Jan 1, 1972 West, O. [133], South Africa K001259981 No
Jan 1, 1972 Morris, J.W. [534], South Africa K001259973 No
Jan 1, 1972 Prior, Alexander [s.n.], South Africa K001259991 No
Jan 1, 1972 Codd, L.E. [4636], South Africa K001259965 No
Jan 1, 1972 Rodin, Robert J. [3976], South Africa K001259966 No
Jan 1, 1972 Codd, L.E. [6329], South Africa K001259971 No
Jan 1, 1972 Wells, M.J. [2144; 2631], South Africa K001259982 No
Jan 1, 1972 Galpin, E.E. [11906], South Africa K001259972 No
Jan 1, 1772 Kuntze, O. [s.n.], South Africa K001259988 No
11468.000 No
South Africa 53793.000 No
Drege [s.n.], South Africa K000418401 Unknown type material Yes
Krauss [62], South Africa K000418402 Unknown type material Yes
Alexander [123] K000418403 Yes
Krauss [62], South Africa K000418404 Unknown type material Yes
Forbes [9], Mozambique K000418411 Yes
Bowker [s.n.], South Africa K001259993 No
Germishuizen, G. [1632], South Africa K001259977 No
Drege [s.n.], South Africa K000418400 Unknown type material Yes
Worsdell, W.C. [s.n.], South Africa K001259984 No
Pienaar, B.J. [423], South Africa K001259978 No

Sources

  • Flora Zambesiaca

    • Flora Zambesiaca
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

    • Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
  • IUCN Categories

    • IUCN Red List of Threatened Species
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/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 2023. 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 2023. 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
  • Kew Science Photographs

    • Copyright applied to individual images