Monographs Details: Cassia lucens Vogel
Authority: Irwin, Howard S. 1966. Contributions to the botany of Guiana. IV. Legumonosae Caesalpinioideae. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 15: 112-128.
Family:Caesalpiniaceae
Scientific Name:Cassia lucens Vogel
Description:Distribution and Ecology - BRAZIL. Amapa: Porto Platon, Pires, Rodrigues, & Irvine 50379, 51046.

Discussion:

A species of Amazonia, extending into Guiana, Guayana, and the Planalto do Brasil. Notes accompanying Forest Dept, of British Guiana 7201 (8" X 60' tree on thick stilts) refer to a height and support condition which I have not seen. The cited collections are first reports for Amapa.

Distribution:Brazil South America|