Family Fabaceae
Basionym Bauhinia coulteri Macbr. var. arborescens Wunderlin
Original Identification Bauhinia coulteri Macbr.
Current Taxon Bauhinia coulteri Macbr. var. arborescens Wunderlin
Protologue location in folder
Protologue Citation Phytologia 15(2): 120. 1967.
Holotype/Isotype Isotype
DUKE Accession Number 194442
Comments  
Primary Collector Rogers McVaugh
Collector Number 10351
Collection Date 24 Apr 1949
Country Mexico
Province/State Queretaro
Plant Location Notes About 80 km. northeast of Queretaro; lower limit of pinon-juniper belt in dry mountains above Pilon on road to Pinal de Amoles; elevation about 2700 m.
Plant Description Notes Abundant on north slopes of barranca. "Manito de cabra"; small tree to 5-6 m. high; flowers bright clear pink.
Broad geographical location North America
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