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Bauhinia L.
    Sp. Pl. 1: 374-375 (1753).

Bauhinia
Living Plant image: BIRKINSHAW 1580

Credit: Chris Birkinshaw

Reference(s):

Status: this genus has been assessed for the following:

- Species in Fl. Madag: not published

- Accepted published species: 15 (13 endemic, 2 indigenous non-endemic)

- Estimated undescribed species: 1 endemic

- Estimated total species: 16 (14 endemic, 2 indigenous non-endemic)

- Indigenous species endemism: 88%

Additional taxonomic work: required at species level

Species level data entry: complete

Note: Bauhinia humblotiana Baill. is synonym of Gigasiphon humblotianum (Baill.) Drake Lewis G. P. & Forest F. (2005). Additional species are may await description (Labat, pers. comm.)

Contributed/compiled by: N. Rakotonirina

Updated on: 29 Sep. 2007

Lower Taxa:


 

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