Monographs Details: Cassia ochnacea Vogel var. ochnacea
Authors:Howard S. Irwin, Rupert C. Barneby
Authority: Irwin, Howard S. & Barneby, Rupert C. 1978. Monographic studies in Cassia (Leguminosae, Caesalpinioideae). III. Sections Absus and Grimaldia. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 30: 1-300.
Family:Caesalpiniaceae
Synonyms:Cassia ochnacea Vogel
Description:Species Description - Apparently differing from var. purpurascens only in the dorsally puberulent lfts, the yellow petals, and the villosulous pod, but habit of growth and fl-color little known. — Collections: 4.

Distribution and Ecology - Habitat not recorded, probably similar to that of the preceding, known only from s. Sa. do Espinhaco s.-ward from Belo Horizonte (Nova Lima; Sa. d'Ouro Branco) and from the type-locality, perhaps on the sources of Rio S. Antonio near 18° 40' S, in s.-centr. Minas Gerais. "In Brasilia: in Serra do S. Antonio leg. Sellow.''

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