Record Details

Scientific Name:
Codariocalyx motorius

Taxonomy and Nomenclature

Kingdom:
Plantae
Rank:
Genus
Synonym(s):
Codoriocalyx motorius
Desmodium motorium
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Taxonomic Status

Current Standing:
accepted

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Other Sources:
database: Flora of the West Indies website, 2011; Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & M.T. Strong. 2007. Catalogue of the seed plants of the West Indies Website. http://botany.si.edu/antilles/WestIndies/query.cfm
database: The International Plant Names Index (IPNI), 2007 - 2011; The International Plant Names Index, botanical information system from the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, the Harvard University Herbaria, and the Australian National Herbarium, available at http://www.ipni.org/index.html
database: Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN), 2007 - 2011; USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program. Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database]. National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/paper.pl?language=en
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Geographic Information

Geographic Information:
Caribbean
Jurisdiction:
Caribbean Territories, Introduced

Comments

Comments:
S.N. Alexander, ITIS Data Development Specialist: Published as "Codoriocalyx," corrected to "Codariocalyx" by Hasskarl (Flora oder Allgemeine Botanische Zeitung 25 (2): 48. 1842) (Etymology = Codarium (an African legume) + calyx)

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