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Cassia L.

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Cassia chapmanii
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Cassia chapmanii
Cassia fistula
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Cassia fistula

Cassia fistula
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Cassia fistula
Cassia fistula
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Cassia fistula

Cassia fistula
© John Pickering, 2004-2017 · 1
Cassia fistula
Cassia fistula
© John Pickering, 2004-2017 · 1
Cassia fistula

Cassia fistula
© John Pickering, 2004-2017 · 1
Cassia fistula
Cassia fistula
© John Pickering, 2004-2017 · 1
Cassia fistula

Cassia fistula
© John Pickering, 2004-2017 · 1
Cassia fistula
Cassia fistula
© John Pickering, 2004-2017 · 1
Cassia fistula

Associates · map
FamilyScientific name @ source (records)
Andrenidae  Protoxaea gloriosa @ AMNH_BEE (24)
Apidae  Centris varia @ AMNH_BEE (1)

Eufriesea mussitans @ AMNH_BEE (5)

Melitoma segmentaria @ AMNH_BEE (2)
Cicadellidae  Scaphytopius ( @ AMNH_PBI (4)
Coccinellidae  Cycloneda sanguinea @ I_LB (2)
Colletidae  Caupolicana yarrowi @ AMNH_BEE (15)

Ptiloglossa arizonensis @ AMNH_BEE (9)

Ptiloglossa jonesi @ AMNH_BEE (2)
Diaspididae  Hemiberlesia lataniae @ MEMU_ENT (1)
Megachilidae  Megachile paulistana @ AMNH_BEE (2)
Miridae  Austromiris sp_ms_diminutus @ AMNH_PBI (3)

Austromiris sp_ms_naumanni @ AMNH_PBI (3)

Metopocoris cassiae @ AMNH_PBI (4)

Sinistropa elongatus @ AMNH_PBI (1)
Reduviidae  Phymata rossi @ UCR_ENT (1)

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Cassia L.

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General Information
Symbol: CASSI
Group: Dicot
Family: Fabaceae
Growth Habit :  
Native Status : L48   I,N
PB   I
PR   I,N
VI   I,N
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Native Status:
lower 48 status L48    Alaska status AK    Hawaii status HI    Puerto Rico status PR    Virgin Islands status VI    Navassa Island NAV    Canada status CAN    Greenland status GL    Saint Pierre and Michelon status SPM    North America NA   


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Rank Scientific Name and Common Name
Kingdom Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons
Subclass Rosidae
Order Fabales
Family Fabaceae ⁄ Leguminosae – Pea family
Genus Cassia L. – cassia

Subordinate Taxa

The Plants Database includes the following 11 species of Cassia . Click below on a thumbnail map or name for species profiles. Plant is native (blue) Native Plant is introduced Introduced Plant is introduced Native and Introduced Related taxa legend Distribution of <i>
Cassia abbreviata</i>
Cassia abbreviata
long-pod-cassia Distribution of <i>
Cassia afrofistula</i>
Cassia afrofistula
Kenyan shower Distribution of <i>
Cassia auriculata</i>
Cassia auriculata
avaram Distribution of <i>
Cassia australis</i>
Cassia australis
Distribution of <i>
Cassia brewsteri</i>
(F. Muell.) F. Muell. ex Benth.
Cassia brewsteri
Leichardt-bean Distribution of <i>
Cassia fistula</i>
Cassia fistula
golden shower Distribution of <i>
Cassia grandis</i>
L. f.
Cassia grandis
pink shower Distribution of <i>
Cassia javanica</i>
Cassia javanica
apple blossom Distribution of <i>
Cassia leptophylla</i>
Cassia leptophylla
Distribution of <i>
Cassia roxburghii</i>
Cassia roxburghii
Roxburgh's cassia Distribution of <i>
Cassia sturtii</i>
R. Br.
Cassia sturtii
Sturt's cassia

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