Erythrina poeppigiana

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Erythrina poeppigiana

Erythrina poeppigiana (Walp.) O.F.Cook in U. S. D. A. Div. Bot. Bull. 25: 57. 1901
  • Micropteryx poeppigiana Walp. in Linnaea 23(6): 740-741. 1850
  • =Erythrina micropteryx Poepp. ex Urb., Symb. Antill. 1(2): 327. 1899

Uses

"…. se le emplea para sombra en los cafetales" (Standley & Calderón 1925).

General distribution

Panamá hasta Bolivia. Cultivada.

Distribution

La Libertad cultivated, San Miguel cultivated, Santa Ana cultivated

Common Name

Spanish; Castilian: pito, pito extranjero, quilete

Report (reference) for El Salvador

Linares 2005: 165. Monro & al. 2001: 123. Allen 1959. Standley & Calderón 1925: 111 (sub E. "micropterys").

Other references for taxon

Neill 2001, Fl. Nic. 2: 1010. Dwyer & D´Arcy 1980, Fl. Pan. #83: 696. Holdridge & Poveda 1975: 154. Krukoff & Barneby 1972: 347. Standley & Steyermark 1946a, Fl. Guat. 5: 258.

Taxon illustration references

Monro & al. 2001: 123, fig. Holdridge & Poveda 1975: 159, foto. Krukoff & Barneby 1972: 347, fig.