Senna alata

Family:FABACEAE
Species:Senna alata (L.)Roxb.
Common Name:CANDLESTICK PLANT
Plant Notes:**
Status:Not Native, FACU (NWPL)
Specimen: View specimen details in the USF Herbarium Specimen Database

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Classification

FamilyFABACEAE
Genus Senna
Species Senna alata (L.)Roxb. - CANDLESTICK PLANT

Citation

Citation SENNA ALATA (Linnaeus) Roxburgh, Fl. Ind., ed. 1832 . 2: 349. 1832.
Basionym: Cassia alata Linnaeus 1573.
Type: Without data, Clifford Herb. Cassia no. 3 (lectotype: BM). Lectotypified by Brenan, in Milne-Redhead & Polhill, Fl. Trop. E. Afr., Legum. 2: 64. 1967.

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Source

CountyHerbariaLiterature Citation (If Applicable)
Brevard FLAS  
Broward USF  
Charlotte USF  
Collier SWF  
DeSoto USF  
Hillsborough USF  
Indian River USF  
Lee USF  
Miami-Dade USF  
Orange USF  
Palm Beach USF  
Pinellas USF  
Sarasota USF  
St. Lucie USF  

Synonyms

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SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Cassia alata Cassia alata Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 378. 1753. TYPE: Without data, Clifford Herb. Cassia no. 3 (lectotype: BM). Lectotypified by Brenan, in Milne-Redhead & Polhill, Fl. Trop. E. Afr., Legum. 2: 64. 1967.
Herpetica alata Herpetica alata (Linnaeus) Rafinesque, Sylva Tellur. 123. 1838.BASIONYM: Cassia alata Linnaeus 1753. 
Cassia alata var. perennis Cassia alata Linnaeus, var. perennis Pampanini, Nuovo Giorn. Bot. Ital., ser. 2. 14: 595. 1907. TYPE: MALAYSIA: Penang Island: Cult. at Florence, 23 Nov 1907, Pampanini s.n. (holotype: FI).
Cassia alata var. rumphiana Cassia alata Linnaeus, var. rumphiana de Candolle, Prodr. 2: 492. 1825. TYPE: INDONESIA: Java: without data (holotype: Rumphius & Burman f., Herb. Amboin. Auctuar. t. 18. 1755).
Cassia bracteata Cassia bracteata Linnaeus f., Suppl. Pl. 232. 1782 ("1781"). TYPE: SURINAM: Without data, Dalberg s.n. (holotype: S).
Cassia herpetica Cassia herpetica Jacquin, Observ. Bot. 2: 24, t. 45(2). 1767.