POWO

Poinciana regia Bojer

, Bot. Mag. 56: t. 2884 (1829).
IPNI Identifier
urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:515516-1
Publication
Botanical Magazine; or, Flower-Garden Displayed ... London
Collation
56: t. 2884
Date of Publication
1 Feb 1829
Family as entered in IPNI
Leguminosae

Type Information

Locality
Endemic of Madagascar but is now widely cultivated throughout the tropics and subtropics.
Distribution Of Types
Malagasy Republic

Original Data

Remarks
Madag

Remarks

Hooker, the publishing author, ascribed the name P. regia and its validating description (in English) to Bojer. Although Hooker did provide a Latin description, it is not essential for a validation of P. regia.

Links

Basionym of
Delonix regia (Bojer) Raf., Fl. Tellur. 2: 92 (1837).
Basionym of
Delonix regia (Bojer) Raf., Fl. Tellur. 2: 92 (1837).