Monographs Details: Mimosa phyllodinea Benth. var. phyllodinea
Authors:Rupert C. Barneby
Authority: Barneby, Rupert C. 1991. Sensitivae Censitae. A description of the genus Mimosa Linnaeus (Mimosaceae) in the New World. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 65: 1-835.
Synonyms:Mimosa phyllodinea Benth.
Description:Variety Description - Characters as given in key to varieties.

Distribution and Ecology - On stony hillsides and in flat campo, on sandstone, 900-1200 m, local, recorded only from the divide between rios Corumbá and S. Marcos, from Sa. dos Cristais s. to vicinity of Catalão in lat. 16°30'-18°S in s.-e. Goiás, Brazil.-Fl. XI-III. Map 18.


Bentham described M. phyllodinea as glabrous, but most plants now known, including the isotypus at NY, have thinly pubescent peduncles, perianth, and leaflets.

Distribution:Brazil South America| Goiás Brazil South America|