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List of names matching "Olneya tesota"
Status Name
accepted Olneya tesota A. Gray

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Olneya tesota

Accepted name

Olneya tesota A. Gray1, 2, 3


Tribe: Robinieae;  Genus: Olneya

Vernacular names



Perennial non-climbing tree;  not threatened

Geographical records

Central America1, 2, 3, 4:   Mexico (North & Central)(N)1, 2, 3, 4

Mexico (North & Central):   Baja California1, 3, 4, Baja California Sur1, 3, Sonora1, 3, 4

North America1, 2, 3, 4, 5:   United States(N)1, 2, 3, 4, 5

United States:   Arizona1, 2, 3, 4, 5, California1, 2, 3, 4, 5

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

Literature citations

Description1, 2, 3;  Distribution3;  Illustration2


1996 (Robinieae) Adams BR & Gardner PJ;     Coordinator: 2005-07 (Americas update) Sokolova IV


1:Wiggins, I.L. (1980) Flora of Baja California 644-711 Leguminosae
2:Hickman, J.C. (ed.) (1993) The Jepson Manual: Higher Plants of California. 1400pp.
3:Lavin, M & Sousa, M.S. (1995) System. Bot. Monogr. Vol45. Phylogenetic, Systs. Biogeo. of Robini
4:Rydberg, P.A. (1924) N. Amer. Fl. 24 (4): 201-250 Fabaceae-Galegeae (pars)
5:Isely, D. (1998) Native & naturalized Leg. of the USA. Brigham Young Univ. Utah

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TROPICOS nomenclatural database at Missouri Botanical Garden (W3TROPICOS)


database of root-nodule bacteria at RIKEN, Japan

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