Search for Legume Taxa

Search for taxa represented in the DELEP holdings. Click on the scientific name of a taxon to see its taxon profile!

Taxon Subfamilysort descending Common name(s) Growth Form Native Geographic Range No. Seed Accessions No. Living Accessions
Prosopis alba
Caesalpinioideae
  • Argentine mesquite
  • algarrobo blanco (Spanish)
  • ibopé (Guaraní)
  • tacu
  • arbol
11 2
Acacia tanumbirinensis
Caesalpinioideae 1 0
Acacia mucronata
Caesalpinioideae
  • variable sallow wattle
  • narrow-leaved wattle
1 2
Chamaecrista capensis var. capensis
Caesalpinioideae 1 0
Acacia georginae
Caesalpinioideae
  • Georgina gidgee
  • gidyea
2 0
Albizia adinocephala
Caesalpinioideae
  • cream albizia
tree
  • Southern North America
  • Central America
3 0
Acacia cambagei
Caesalpinioideae
  • stinking wattle
  • gidgee
tree
  • Australia
2 1
Senna pleurocarpa var. pleurocarpa
Caesalpinioideae
  • chocolate bush
  • chocolate cassia
  • firebush
  • native senna
4 2
Senegalia greggii
Caesalpinioideae
  • catclaw acacia
  • uña de gato (Spanish)
  • Southwestern North America
15 1
Vachellia nebrownii
Caesalpinioideae
  • water acacia
  • lerura (Tswana)
  • lerwana (Tswana)
small tree
shrub
  • Southern Africa
2 3
Hoffmannseggia glauca
Caesalpinioideae
  • hog potato
  • camote de ratón (Spanish)
2 0
Mimosa martin-delcampoi
Caesalpinioideae
  • bauhinia-leaf mimosa
1 0
Acacia ramulosa
Caesalpinioideae
  • horse mulga
1 0
Acacia linearifolia
Caesalpinioideae
  • stringy-bark wattle
1 0
Mimosa asperata
Caesalpinioideae
  • Berlandier's mimosa
shrub
  • Southwestern North America
  • Central America
2 2
Acacia decurrens
Caesalpinioideae
  • green wattle
  • black wattle
1 1
Acaciella angustissima var. texensis
Caesalpinioideae
  • Texas white-ball acacia
  • Southern North America
1 0
Acacia adunca
Caesalpinioideae
  • Wallangarra wattle
small tree
shrub
  • Southeastern Australia
1 0
Vachellia seyal
Caesalpinioideae
  • shittimwood
  • thirty-thorn
  • whistling tree
  • white thorn
  • talh (Arabic)
  • West Africa
  • East Africa
  • Northern Africa
  • Southwestern Asia
1 0
Senna birostris var. arequipensis
Caesalpinioideae 1 2
Vachellia arenaria
Caesalpinioideae
  • sand acacia
  • sanddoring (Afrikaans)
  • murura (Ngwato)
  • ivikani (Ndebele)
  • Southern Africa
1 0
Prosopis laevigata
Caesalpinioideae
  • mesquite
4 2
Parkia biglobosa
Caesalpinioideae
  • African locustbean
  • nete (Wolof)
2 0
Acacia truncata
Caesalpinioideae
  • cut-leaf wattle
1 0
Acacia obtusata
Caesalpinioideae 1 1