Monographs Details: Cassia cotinifolia G.Don var. cotinifolia
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 cotinifolia G.Don
Description:Species Description - Inflorescence villosulous-setulose; lfts 2.5-6 x 2.5-7 cm, in outline subsymmetrically orbicular to orbicular-obovate or -reniform, coarsely reticulate, the larger areoles much > 1 mm diam. — Collections: 12.

Distribution and Ecology - Stony campos, on sandstone or red ferruginous soils, near 1000-1400 m, centr. and w.-centr. Minas Gerais, from S. do Cipo w. to the Triangulo and perhaps immediately adjoining Goias (Rio S. Marcos). - Fl. VI-VII, fr. VII-X. "Native of Brazil. Sello (v.s. herb. Lamb[ert.]."

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