Monographs Details: Mimosa claussenii var. corneiseta 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.
Family:Mimosaceae
Description:Variety Description - Pachycaul treelets 3.5-4 m with trunk to 8-10 cm diam., the lf-stks hispid with forwardly ascending flagelliform setae to 3-6 mm long and 0.3-0.4(-0.5) mm diam. at bulbous base; leaf-formula xv-xxx(-xxxvi)/30-50, the rachis of longer pinnae 5-10 cm, the longer lfts (3.5-)6-8.5(-9) mm; peduncles 3-9 cm; capitula without filaments 11-13, rarely 20 mm diam.; bisexual corollas 6-8.5 mm; pods in profile 25-40 x 12-17 mm, the valves densely setose with contiguous, basally erect then forwardly curved setae of different calibers, the stouter hornlike ones to 4.5-6 mm long, at base 0.6-0.8 mm diam.

Distribution and Ecology - In cerrado near outcrops, 1000-1250 m, known only from Chapada dos Veadeiros between Alto Paraíso and Cavalcante, near 14°S in e.-centr. Goiás.-Fl. III-IV(-?). Map 34.

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Distribution:Brazil South America| Goiás Brazil South America|