Mimosa pigra

Mimosa pigra

Synonymy

Source: 2010: ILDIS World Database of Legumes 2010. (copyright © ILDIS)
Mimosa pigra L., Cent. Pl. I 1: 13. 1755
    • =Mimosa polyacantha Willd., Sp. Pl. 4: 1034. 1806
    • =Mimosa asperata var. pigra Willd.
    • =Mimosa brasiliensis Niederl.
    • =Mimosa canescens Willd.
    • =Mimosa ciliata Willd.
    • =Mimosa hispida Willd.
    • =Mimosa polycantha Willd.

    Distribution

    [Eg] 

    Euro+Med not endemic: Egypt introducedA

    Common Names

    French: AmouretteB; unknown: AguisteC, Arana-de-gato NegroB, BambucoB, CarbonD, CarpincheraB, DormilonaE, Dormilona GrandeE, Espina De VacaB, JiguriB, Jiquiri GrandeF, JuqueriB, PingahuisachaB, TrupillaB, ZamouretteB

    Bibliography

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    C. Stevens, W. D. & al. 2001: Flora de Nicaragua, 85(2)... Missouri Bot. Gard. Press
    D. Standley, P. C. & Steyermark, J. A 1946: Fieldiana, Bot. 24(5): 1-425 Leguminosae
    E. Zamora, N. V. 1991: Brenesia 36: 63-149. Tratamiento... Mimosaceae de Costa Rica
    F. Lewis, G. P. 1987: Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew 369 Pp Legumes Of Bahia