Monographs Details: Bauhinia rubiginosa Bong.
Authority: Irwin, Howard S. 1966. Contributions to the botany of Guiana. IV. Legumonosae Caesalpinioideae. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 15: 112-128.
Family:Caesalpiniaceae
Description:Distribution and Ecology - BRAZIL. Amapa: Rio Araguari, Pires, Rodrigues, & Irvine 51424.

Discussion:

A species of wide distribution in Guiana, Guayana, Amazonia, and the Planalto do Brazil, and, as indicated by Amshoff (1939), one showing considerable foliar variation. The cited specimen, flowering material, complements an earlier fruiting collection (Froes and Black 27599) from the same river drainage.

Distribution:Brazil South America|