Sesbania

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Contains 7 accepted taxa overall.

Family:FABACEAE
Common Name:RIVERHEMP
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Classification

Division
Class
Sub Class
Order FABALES
FamilyFABACEAE
Genus Sesbania

Citation

Citation SESBANIA Adanson, Fam. Pl. 2: 327, 604. 1763 (as 'Sesban'), nom. cons.
Basionym: **
Type: TYPE: Sesbania sesban (Linnaeus) Merrill 1912. (Aeschynomene sesban Linnaeus 1753.)

** Not applicable or data not available.

Species

Scientific NameCommon NameHerbarium SpecimensPhotos
Sesbania drummondii POISONBEAN
Sesbania grandiflora VEGETABLE HUMMINGBIRD
Sesbania herbacea DANGLEPOD
Sesbania punicea RATTLEBOX
Sesbania sericea SILKY SESBAN
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Genus Synonyms

SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Agati Agati Adanson, Fam. Pl. 2: 326, 513. 1763, nom. rej. vs. Sesbania Adanson 1763. TYPE: Robinia grandiflora Linnaeus 1753.
Darwinia Darwinia Rafinesque, Fl. Ludov. 106. 1817, non Rudge 1815. TYPE: Darwinia exaltata Rafinesque = Monoplectra Rafinesque 1817.
Daubentonia Daubentonia de Candolle, Prodr. 2: 267. 1825. TYPE: Daubentonia punicea (Cavanilles) de Candolle (Piscidia punicea cavanilles) Lectotypified by Britton & Rose, in Britton, N. Amer. Fl. 24: 207. 1924.
Daubentoniopsis Daubentoniopsis Rydberg, Amer. J. Bot. 10: 497, pl. 35. 1923. TYPE: Daubentoniopsis longifolia (Cavanilles) Rydberg (Aeschynomene longifolia Cavanilles)
Emerus Emerus Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 1: 180. 1891, non Miller 1754. TYPE: = Sesbania Adanson 1763.
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