Family Fabaceae
Basionym Brongniartia pacifica McVaugh
Original Identification Brongniartia pacifica McVaugh
Current Taxon Brongniartia pacifica McVaugh
Protologue location in folder
Protologue Citation Flora Novo-Galiciana 5: 317-319, f. 42. 1987.
Holotype/Isotype Isotype
DUKE Accession Number 319166
Comments  
Primary Collector Rogers McVaugh
Collector Number 23024
Collection Date 15 Mar 1965
Country Mexico
Province/State Colima
Plant Location Notes Dry hills, deciduous forest now leafless, 15-25 km. northwest of Santiago, road to Cihuatlan, Jalisco; with Cordia, Bursera, Ipomoea, Erioxylum; elevation 50-100 m.
Plant Description Notes Abundant. Shrub 2-2.5 m. high; flowers brick-red with a suggestion of purple, the banner with darker lines; keel greenish; green spot at base of banner.
Broad geographical location North America
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