Monographs Details: Cassia calycioides DC. ex Collad.
Authority: Irwin, Howard S. 1966. Contributions to the botany of Guiana. IV. Legumonosae Caesalpinioideae. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 15: 112-128.
Description:Distribution and Ecology - VENEZUELA. Bolivar: Altiplanicie de Nuria, near Hato de Nuria, Steyermark 88319.


Prostrate or ascending herb of savannas, infrequent in Guiana, not known east of French Guiana. The cited collection, a first report for Venezuelan Guiana, lacks the more usual thickened caudex and tuberous roots.

Distribution:Venezuela South America|