Monographs Details: Mimosa densa var. alligantina 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.
Description:Variety Description - Characters as given in key to varieties.

Distribution and Ecology - In habitats of var. densa but at 1000-1125 m, and flowering 2-3 months earlier in the year, known only from the upper Paranã valley 13-20 km s. of S. João da Aliança near lat. 14°50'S in e.-centr. Goiás, and on Chapada das Perdiz in Distrito Federal, Brazil.—Fl. III-IY.


The var. alligantina was first collected by Glaziou (21107) in December 1894 and reported in his Liste (1906: 183) as M. densa.

Distribution:Brazil South America| Distrito Federal Brazil South America| Goiás Brazil South America|