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Tabebuia alba
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Asterids
Order: Lamiales
Family: Bignoniaceae
Genus: Tabebuia
Species: T. alba
Binomial name
Tabebuia alba
(Cham.) Sandw
Synonyms

Handroanthus albus (Cham.) Mattos
Tecoma alba Cham.

Tabebuia alba , port. Ipê-amarelo-da-serra, also Golden Trumpet Tree, is a tree native to Cerrado vegetation in Brazil. This plant is found in the following states of Brazil: Bahia, Espírito Santo, Goiás, Mato Grosso do Sul, Minas Gerais, Paraná, Rio de Janeiro, Rio Grande do Sul, Santa Catarina, and São Paulo. [1] It is used as a urban tree, and it is also used as a medicinal plant.

Well-known and popular, the tree and its flower belong to the national plants of Brazil.

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Wikispecies

Up to date as of January 23, 2010

From Wikispecies

Tabebuia alba

Taxonavigation

Classification System: APG II (down to family level)

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Cladus: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiospermae
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: core eudicots
Cladus: Asterids
Cladus: Euasterids I
Ordo: Lamiales
Familia: Bignoniaceae
Tribus: Tecomeae
Genus: Tabebuia
Species: Tabebuia alba

Name

Tabebuia alba (Cham.) Sandwith

References

  • Lilloa; Revista de Botanica. Tucuman, Argentina 14:136. 1948
  • USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program. Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Data from 07-Oct-06]. [1]

Vernacular names

Español: Lapacho amarillo
Português: Ipê amarelo

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