Catalpa macrocarpa (A.Rich.) Ekman ex Urb.

First published in Symb. Antill. 9: 254 (1924)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Bahamas (Andros) Cuba to Hispaniola. It is a tree and grows primarly in the wet tropical biome(s).

Distribution

Native to:

Bahamas, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Haiti

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

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.
  • Gentry, A.H (1992). Bignoniaceae-Part II (Tribe Tecomeae). Flora Neotropica, Monograph 25(II): 1-370.

An alternative taxonomy had been proposed by the following authorities:

  • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne. [Cited as Catalpa punctata.]

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Gentry, A.H (1992). Bignoniaceae-Part II (Tribe Tecomeae). Flora Neotropica, Monograph 25(II): 1-370.
  • Lohmann, L.G. in Lohmann, L. G. (2006). Personal Communication on Bignoniaceae 1. Review Jan-Feb/2006 Universidade de São Paulo, Instituto de Biociências, Departamento de Botânica.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Ekman, E.L. [7011] Catalpa punctata var. domingensis K000449863 Unknown type material Yes
Wright, C. [3035], Cuba Catalpa punctata K000449865 Yes
Wright, C. [3036], Cuba Catalpa punctata K000449866 Yes
Gomez, W. [Cat. no. 1662], Myanmar Echites macrocarpus K001113750 Yes
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 1662], Myanmar Echites macrocarpus K001113751 Yes
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 1662], Myanmar Echites macrocarpus K001113748 Yes
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 1662], Myanmar Echites macrocarpus K001113749 Yes
Ekman, E.L. [7897], Haiti Catalpa obovata K000449864 Unknown type material Yes

Sources

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

    • Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew 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 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