Monographs Details: Mimosa calocephala var. pohlii (Benth.) Barneby
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 pohlii Benth.
Description:Variety Description - Characters as given in key to varieties.

Distribution and Ecology - Known only from the ample type-collection, very likely collected in montane Minas Gerais, but neither habitat nor locality recorded.


The var. pohlii exceeds all other Polycephalae in size of capitula and component flowers. The constancy of this character is unknown.

Distribution:Brazil South America| Minas Gerais Brazil South America|