Monographs Details: Chamaecrista hispidula (Vahl) H.S.Irwin & Barneby
Authors:Howard S. Irwin, Rupert C. Barneby
Authority: Irwin, Howard S. & Barneby, Rupert C. 1982. The American Cassiinae. A synoptical revision of Leguminosae tribe Cassieae subtrib Cassiinae in the New World. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 35, part 2: 455-918.
Discussion:161. Chamaecrista hispidula (Vahl) IB, comb. nov. C. hispidula Vahl, Eel. Amer. 3: 10. 1807.—N.B.: the earlier taxonomic synonym C. tetraphylla Martyn, 1797, cannot be transferred to Chamaecrista, the epithet being preempted by Ch. tetraphylla (Desvaux) Britton & Killip, 1936.