Cassia leptophylla Vogel 1837:13, Vogel, 1837

Rauber, Cristiane Ritter, Lima, Laura Cristina Pires, Caxambu, Marcelo Galeazzi & Temponi, Lívia Godinho, 2021, Synopsis of Leguminosae from Iguaçu National Park, Paraná, Brazil, Phytotaxa 501 (2), pp. 245-280: 253-254

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.11646/phytotaxa.501.2.2

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03DB87E7-FF8E-FFCA-92CA-E91416A3FE55

treatment provided by

Marcus

scientific name

Cassia leptophylla Vogel 1837:13
status

 

8. Cassia leptophylla Vogel 1837:13  

Distribution: The species is endemic to Brazil and occurs in all states of the South region, as well as São Paulo, Bahia, Pará, Distrito Federal and Mato Grosso ( Flora do Brasil 2020). In ParNa Iguaçu it occurs in Santa Tereza do Oeste in the Céu Azul area.

Reproductive period: According to Romão & Souza (2016), it is found in flower from November to February and in fruit from November to April. In ParNa Iguaçu it was collected with flowers in November.

Diagnostic characteristics: Trees recognized by the pinnate leaves with 8–14, ovate to elliptical leaflets, flowers with yellow petals and large stamens with ellipsoidal nodules.

Conservation: Native-NE.

Selected examined material: BRAZIL. Paraná: Area 1, Santa Tereza do Oeste , 21 November, (fl.), L.H.S.M. Conceição 191 ( UNOP)   .

Kingdom

Plantae

Phylum

Tracheophyta

Class

Magnoliopsida

Order

Fabales

Family

Fabaceae

Genus

Cassia