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
Vachellia schaffneri var. bravoensis
Caesalpinioideae
  • Schaffner acacia
  • twisted acacia
  • Southern North America
2 2
Vachellia arenaria
Caesalpinioideae
  • sand acacia
  • sanddoring (Afrikaans)
  • murura (Ngwato)
  • ivikani (Ndebele)
  • Southern Africa
1 0
Acacia drummondii subsp. drummondii
Caesalpinioideae
  • dwarf golden wattle
1 0
Peltophorum dasyrachis
Caesalpinioideae 2 0
Acacia ashbyae
Caesalpinioideae
  • Ashby's wattle
shrub
  • Southwestern Australia
2 2
Acacia unifolia
Caesalpinioideae 1 1
Leucaena retusa
Caesalpinioideae
  • golden-ball lead tree
small tree
  • Southwestern North America
11 2
Acacia sclerosperma
Caesalpinioideae
  • limestone wattle
2 0
Acacia mearnsii
Caesalpinioideae
  • black wattle
1 1
Senegalia occidentalis
Caesalpinioideae
  • Sonoran tree catclaw
  • teso (Spanish)
  • Southwestern North America
5 1
Desmanthus glandulosus
Caesalpinioideae
  • wild tantan
  • bundleflower
1 0
Chamaecrista fasciculata var. fasciculata
Caesalpinioideae
  • partridge pea
2 0
Lysiloma watsonii
Caesalpinioideae
  • feather tree
  • tepeguaje (Spanish)
6 3
Acacia harveyi
Caesalpinioideae 2 3
Prosopis alba
Caesalpinioideae
  • Argentine mesquite
  • algarrobo blanco (Spanish)
  • ibopé (Guaraní)
  • tacu
  • arbol
11 2
Acacia coriacea
Caesalpinioideae
  • wiry wattle
  • wirewood
  • desert oak
  • dogwood
1 0
Acacia pilligaensis
Caesalpinioideae 1 0
Acacia julifera
Caesalpinioideae 1 0
Senna durangensis
Caesalpinioideae
  • Durango senna
7 2
Enterolobium cyclocarpum
Caesalpinioideae
  • guanacaste
  • ape's ear
6 1
Vachellia tortilis subsp. raddiana
Caesalpinioideae
  • shittam
  • Northern Africa
2 0
Vachellia cornigera
Caesalpinioideae
  • bullhorn acacia
  • swollen-thorn acacia
  • Central America
  • Southern North America
4 0
Cassia abbreviata
Caesalpinioideae
  • long-tail cassia
  • sjambok pod
  • sjambokpeul
  • muremberembe (Shona)
  • isihaqa (Ndebele)
2 1
Mimosa farinosa
Caesalpinioideae
  • tusca blanca (Spanish)
  • shinque (Spanish)
small tree
shrub
  • Southern South America
2 2
Acacia excelsa
Caesalpinioideae
  • ironwood wattle
  • wallowa
1 0