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List of names matching "Myrospermum frutescens"
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accepted Myrospermum frutescens Jacq.

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Myrospermum frutescens

Accepted name

Myrospermum frutescens Jacq.


Calusia emarginata Klotzsch1
Myrospermum emarginatum Klotzsch1, 2
Myrospermum secundum Klotzsch2
Myroxylon frutescens Willd.1, 2


Tribe: Sophoreae;  Genus: Myrospermum


Perennial non-climbing tree

Geographical records

Caribbean:   Caribbean-TRP(U)3, 4, 5, 6

Central America7:   Costa Rica(U)5, 6, 8, Guatemala(U)5, Mexico(U)1, 2, 4, 5, Nicaragua(N)5, 7, Panama(U)9

South America:   Colombia(U)2, 4, 5, 6, Venezuela(U)5, 6

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

Literature citations



1988 (Americas) Zarucchi JL;     Coordinator: 2005-07 (Americas update) Sokolova IV


1:Rudd, V.E. (1968) Rhodora 70: 492-532 Legum. of Mexico -.. Sophoreae & Podalyrieae
2:Rudd, V.E. (1972) N. Amer. Fl. Ser. II (7): 1-53 Leguminosae
3:Liogier, A.H. (1988) Desc. Flora Puerto Rico & Adjacent Is-Spermatophyta Vol. II
4:McVaugh, R. (1987) Flora Novo-Galiciana 5: 1-786. Leguminosae
5:Standley, P.C. & Steyermark, J. A (1946) Fieldiana, Bot. 24 (5): 1-425 Leguminosae
6:Standley, P.C. (1937) Publ. Field Mus. Nat. Hist., Bot. Ser. 18 (2): 487-559... Costa Rica
7:Stevens, W.D., et al. (2001) Flora de Nicaragua, 85 (2)... Missouri Bot. Gard. Press
8:Janzen, D.H. & Liesner, R. (1980) Brenesia 18: 15-90 Check-list Lowl. GuanacasteProv. Costa Rica
9:D'Arcy, W.G. (1987) Monogr. Syst. Botany Missouri Botanical Garden. Flora Panama.

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TROPICOS nomenclatural database at Missouri Botanical Garden (W3TROPICOS)


database of root-nodule bacteria at RIKEN, Japan

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