Family Fabaceae
Basionym Calliandra sesquipedalis McVaugh
Original Identification Calliandra sesquipedalis McVaugh
Current Taxon Calliandra sesquipedalis McVaugh
Protologue location in folder
Protologue Citation Flora Novo-Galiciana 5: 168. 1987.
Holotype/Isotype Isotype
DUKE Accession Number 319168
Comments  
Primary Collector Rogers McVaugh
Collector Number 13795
Collection Date 23-25 Oct 1952
Country Mexico
Province/State Jalisco
Plant Location Notes Sierra de la Campana, along road to Mascota, 7-8 miles northwest of Los Volcanes, elevation 1900-2000 m.; pink-oak forests west of summits.
Plant Description Notes Locally abundant. Shrub 30 cm. high or less; flowers pink.
Broad geographical location North America
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