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Canavalia sericea
(Fabaceae)

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Taxonomy & nomenclature

GRIN nomenclature info for Canavalia sericea
Nomenclatural information about Canavalia sericea is provided by USDA/ARS/NGRP/GRIN.

Canavalia sericea information from the Smithsonian's Flora of the Hawaiian Islands
Information about Canavalia sericea--including nomenclature and synonymy, and status and distribution in Hawaii--is provided by the "Flora of the Hawaiian Islands" website of the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History. Links from this page include descriptive information about the species, as well as worldwide distributional information and general information about the genus.

Canavalia sericea information from ITIS
The Integrated Taxonomic Information System ITIS provides authoritative taxonomic information on Canavalia sericea, as well as other plants, animals, fungi, and microbes of North America and the world.

IPNI nomenclature info for Canavalia sericea
Nomenclatural information about Canavalia sericea is provided by The International Plant Names Index (IPNI).


Impacts

Canavalia sericea (Fabaceae): species information from GCW
Information on Canavalia sericea as relevant to Pacific Islands is provided by the Global Compendium of Weeds (GCW).


Images

Images of Canavalia sericea (Fabaceae) (silky jackbean)
Links to high-resolution free images of Canavalia sericea (Fabaceae) (silky jackbean) by Forest & Kim Starr (USGS) are available here.


Distribution

Canavalia sericea information from the Smithsonian's Flora of the Hawaiian Islands
Information about Canavalia sericea--including nomenclature and synonymy, and status and distribution in Hawaii--is provided by the "Flora of the Hawaiian Islands" website of the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History. Links from this page include descriptive information about the species, as well as worldwide distributional information and general information about the genus.


Full-text articles

Alien plant invasions in native ecosystems of Hawaii: Management and research
Stone, Charles P., Clifford W. Smith, and J. Timothy Tunison (eds.) . 1992. Alien plant invasions in native ecosystems of Hawaii: Management and research. Honolulu: University of Hawaii Cooperative National Park Resources Studies Unit. ISBN: 0-8248-1474-6.

Oahu Offshore Islets Botanical Survey
Starr, F. and K. Starr. 2006. Oahu Offshore Islets Botanical Survey. Report prepared for State Department of Land and Natural Resources and the Offshore Islet Restoration Committee, Honolulu, Hawaii.


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