Cassia

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Contains 1 accepted taxa overall.

Family:FABACEAE
Common Name:CASSIA
Specimen: View USF Herbarium specimens of this genus

Classification

Division
Class
Sub Class
Order FABALES
FamilyFABACEAE
Genus Cassia

Citation

Citation CASSIA Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 376. 1753, nom. cons.
Basionym: **
Type: TYPE: Cassia fistula Linnaeus, typ. cons.

** Not applicable or data not available.

Species

Scientific NameCommon NameHerbarium SpecimensPhotos
Cassia fistula GOLDEN SHOWER

Genus Synonyms

SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Bactyrilobium Bactyrilobium Willdenow, Enum. Pl. 439. 1809. TYPE: Bactyrilobium fistulum (Linnaeus) Willdenow (Cassia fistula Linnaeus) = Cassia Linnaeus 1753, by lectotypification.
Cassiana Cassiana Rafinesque, Amer. Monthly Mag. & Crit. Rev. 2: 266. 1818. TYPE: = Cassia Linnaeus 1753.
Cathartocarpus Cathartocarpus Persoon, Syn. Pl. 1: 459. 1805. TYPE: Non designatus.