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Bauhinia variegata


Accepted name

Bauhinia variegata L.1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11

Synonyms

Bauhinia chinensis (DC.) Vogel12
Bauhinia decora Uribe13
Bauhinia variegata L. var. candida (Aiton)Corner10
Bauhinia variegata L. var. chinensis DC.11, 12
Phanera variegata (L.) Benth.2, 4, 6, 11

Taxonomy

Tribe: Cercideae;  Genus: Bauhinia

Vernacular names

Bauhinia5; Bois de Boeuf5; Camel's Foot8; Kachnar (Hi)14; Mountain Ebony6; Mountain Ebony8; Mountain Ebony15; Orchid Tree15; Orchid Tree16; Orchid Tree17; Palo de Orqu & #237; deas2; Pata de Rez18; Poor Man's Orchid2; Sabot Boeuf5; St. Thomas' Tree6; Variegated Bauhinia (En)8

Descriptors

Perennial non-climbing tree;  not threatened

Uses

Chemical products7; Chemical products14; Environmental5; Environmental8; Environmental19; Environmental16; Environmental10; Food and Drink20; Food and Drink10; Food and Drink14; Forage14; Medicine20; Medicine7; Medicine10; Medicine14; Medicine21; Miscellaneous7; Environmental1; Chemical products22; Food and Drink22; Medicine22; Miscellaneous17

Notes

Cultivated in the tropics.20; Native to South Asia.23


Geographical records

Africa:   Ethiopia(I)24, Ghana(I)25, Kenya(I)25, Malawi(I)25, Mozambique(I)25, Nigeria(I)25, Sierra Leone(I)25, South Africa(I)1, Tanzania(I)25, Uganda(I)26, Zaire(I)25, Zambia(I)27, Zimbabwe(I)25

Asia2, 3, 4, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 20, 23, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 38, 39, 40, 41, 42, 43, 44, 45, 46, 47, 48, 49, 50, 51, 52, 53:   Bangladesh(U)49, Bhutan(U)28, Burma(N)10, China(N)2, 3, 6, 10, 11, 54, Hainan(N), Hong Kong(N), India(U)6, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 38, 39, 40, 41, 42, 43, 45, 46, 47, 48, 50, 51, 52, 53, India-ISO(N)2, 54, Indonesia-ISO(I)10, Iraq(I)25, Laos(N)6, 10, 20, Malaysia-ISO(I)10, Myanmar(N)4, 6, 20, Nepal(N)4, 9, 44, Pakistan(N)7, Sri Lanka(I)8, Thailand(N)6, 10, 20, Vietnam(N)6, 10, 20

Australasia19:   Norfolk I(U)19, Papua New Guinea(I)10

Caribbean2, 3, 15, 55:   Bahamas(I)15, Dominican Republic(I)55, Grenada(I)3, Haiti(I)55, Puerto Rico(I)2, St Lucia(I)3

Central America18, 56, 57, 58:   El Salvador(I)58, Mexico (North & Central)(I)18, Mexico (South East)(I)56, 57, Panama(I)59

India:   Andhra Pradesh50, Arunachal Pradesh34, Assam52, Delhi45, Goa38, Gujarat43, Haryana46, Himachal Pradesh41, Jammu-Kashmir35, 51, 53, Karnataka29, 30, Kerala40, Madhaya Pradesh47, Maharashtra39, Manipur43, Meghalaya36, Mizoram43, Nagaland43, Orissa43, Pondicherry43, Punjab48, Rajasthan32, Sikkim43, Tamil Nadu31, Tripura37, Uttar Pradesh42, West Bengal33, Yanan43

Indian Ocean5, 23, 60:   Mauritius(I)60, Seychelles(I)5

North America61:   United States(I)61, 62

Pacific Ocean16, 19, 63:   Fiji(I)63, New Zealand (North)(I)19, Society Is(I)16, Tonga(U)19

South America:   Brazil(I)64, Colombia(I)13, 65

United States:   California61, Florida61, Texas61

(N = native, I = introduced, U = uncertain status)

Literature citations

Description1, 2, 3, 5, 6, 7, 10, 11, 15, 20, 28, 55;  Illustration6, 7, 15, 20, 28

Sources

2005 (Indian Ocean) Lock JM & Ireland H (JS2005);     Coordinator: 2005-10 Agababian M (French vern. names)

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