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List of names matching "Lonchocarpus heptaphyllus"
Status Name
accepted Lonchocarpus heptaphyllus (Poir.) DC.

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Lonchocarpus heptaphyllus

Accepted name

Lonchocarpus heptaphyllus (Poir.) DC.1


Cytisus membranaceus Sessé & Moc.2
Dalbergia heptaphylla Poir.1
Dalbergia pentaphylla Poir.2, 3
Lonchocarpus latifolius (Willd.) DC.2, 3
Lonchocarpus pentaphyllus (Poir.) DC.1, 2, 3


Tribe: Millettieae;  Genus: Lonchocarpus

Vernacular names

Gallito4; Savonnette-grand Bois2; Savonnette-grandes Feuilles2; Savonnette-rivire2


Perennial non-climbing tree;  not threatened



Geographical records

Asia6:   Sri Lanka(I)6

Caribbean2, 3, 4, 7:   Caribbean-TRP(N)2, 3, 4

Central America1, 3, 4, 8, 9, 10:   Belize(N)9, Costa Rica(N)10, Mexico (North & Central)(N)1, Nicaragua(N)1, Panama(N)3, 4, 8, 10

Mexico (North & Central):   Veracruz1

South America11:   Venezuela(N)11

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

Literature citations

Description1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 12;  Illustration2, 3


2004-11 (S Asia) Kumar S & Sane P;     Coordinator: 2005-07 (Americas update) Sokolova IV


1:Stevens, W.D., et al. (2001) Flora de Nicaragua, 85 (2)... Missouri Bot. Gard. Press
2:Fournet, J. (1978) Flore illustree des phanerogames de Guadeloupe & Martinique
3:Dwyer, J.D. (1965) Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 52 (1): 1-54... Dalbergieae
4:Croat, T.B. (1978) Stanford Univ. Press Fl. Barro Colorado Island
5:Bailey, L.H. & Bailey, E.Z. (1976) Hortus Third. New York: Macmillan
6:Rudd, V.E. (1991) A Revised Handbook of the Flora of Ceylon 7: 108-381.
7:List Based Record (1986) U.S. Soil Conservation Service
8:D'Arcy, W.G. (1987) Monogr. Syst. Botany Missouri Botanical Garden. Flora Panama.
9:Dwyer, J.D. & Spellman, D.L. (1981) Rhodora 83 (834): 161-236 A List of Dicotyledoneae of Belize
10:McHargue, L. (1995) Personal Communication (report of January 1995)
11:Steyermark, J.A. & Huber, O. (1978) Flora del Avila 514-565 Leguminosae (Fabaceae)
12:Pittier, H. (1917) Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 20 (2): 37-93 Middle Amer. Spp. Lonchocarpu

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TROPICOS nomenclatural database at Missouri Botanical Garden (W3TROPICOS)


database of root-nodule bacteria at RIKEN, Japan

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